17 January 2011 01:00 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Here are some of the top stories from ICIS Asia and the ?xml:namespace>
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Asian prices of polysilicon - the main material used in solar cells and panels - are expected to increase this year, as demand outstrips supply, especially in a burgeoning spot market, industry players said on Thursday.
Two major Asian synthetic rubber producers' upcoming plant shutdowns have spurred suppliers to increase prices by $200-300/tonne (€154-231/tonne) this week, industry sources said on Tuesday.
Interview - Qatar Petrochemical to expand cracker, LLDPE unit by '14
Qatar Petrochemical Co (QAPCO) plans to expand its 720,000 tonne/year cracker and its 450,000 tonne/year linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) joint-venture plant at
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