07 November 2011 19:58 [Source: ICIS news]
BUENOS AIRES (ICIS)--Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) demand in ?xml:namespace>
After the seasonal drop in business between the 2011 year-end holidays and Carnival, market participants had expected PVC demand to pick up, but business has remained slow the rest of the year. No improvement is projected through March 2012, the source said.
Even infrastructure construction for the soccer World Cup in 2014 and the 2016 Olympics to be held in
Despite moderate downstream demand,
After large volumes of PVC entered
Brazilian import duties for PVC stand at 14%.
The 2011 APLA conference ends on Tuesday.
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