17 January 2012 23:21 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Latin American polyethylene terephthalate (PET) prices are expected to rise in February, in line with the trend for Asian resin and feedstocks, sources said on Tuesday.
Demand has not fully recovered from the year-end break, but PET activity in Latin America was in line with seasonal expectations, stronger during the peak bottled-drink season in the south and slower in Mexico because of colder weather, participants said.
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Meanwhile, domestic PET prices in
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PET producers in the Americas include DAK Americas, Mossi & Ghisolfi and Indorama.
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