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BPA plant restarted by PTTGC
- 25 Jul 2014      5:39:40 PM

PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) has restarted a bisphenol-A (BPA) plant following an unplanned shutdown.

A Polymerupdate source in Thailand informed that the plant restarted on July 23, 2014. It was shut on July 19, 2014 owing to a power failure.

Located in Map Ta Phut, Thailand, the plant....

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Ethylene prices rise in Asia- 25 Jul 2014      5:39:15 PM- POLYMERUPDATE
Ethylene prices in Asia firmed on Thursday.

Tight product availability coupled with weaker buying trends in the region steered spot ethylene prices higher.

CFR South East Asia prices of ethylene were assessed up at the USD 1470/mt levels, a day on day rise of USD 10/mt.

CFR Nort....

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SM plant planned to be shut by SKGC- 25 Jul 2014      5:38:58 PM- POLYMERUPDATE
SK Global Chemical is in plans to shut its styrene monomer (SM) plant.

A Polymerupdate source in South Korea informed that the plant is planned to be shut early next week. It is likely to remain off-stream for the entire duration of August 2014.

The intended shutdown has been attribute....

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Benzene prices in Asia fall- 25 Jul 2014      5:38:26 PM- POLYMERUPDATE
Benzene prices declined in Asia on Thursday. Prices dropped on the back of a decline in upstream energy and toluene values.

FOB Korea prices of benzene were assessed down at the USD 1385/mt levels, a fall of USD 20/mt from Wednesday’s assessed levels.

Upstream toluene prices on Thurs....

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SM prices in Asia rise - 24 Jul 2014      7:54:01 PM- POLYMERUPDATE
SM prices climbed in Asia on Wednesday. Prices gained mainly on account of a rise in upstream energy and benzene rates.

Firmer SM values in the US further supported the price rise.

FOB Korea prices of SM were assessed up at the USD 1630/mt levels, a rise of USD 15/mt from Tuesday’s a....

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