21 September 2012 06:04 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Pakistan's polystyrene (PS) producers have increased their domestic list prices by ?xml:namespace>
The list price of general purpose polystyrene (GPPS) was increased by PRs4/kg to PRs180/kg while the price of high-impact polystyrene (HIPS) was increased by PRs2/kg to PRs200/kg.
SM prices in Europe and Asia Pacific hit a three year high of $1,810/tonne FOB
A day later all Asian producers withdrew offers for export of polystyrene to the
No offers were made by Asian PS producers this week who maintained that it was possible do business only when a clear indication of styrene monomer prices emerges.
However, SM prices for October cargoes fell on 20 September, with European SM as $20-40/tonne lower at $1,680-1,700/tonne FOB
Asia Pacific markets were assessed as $50/tonne lower at $1,500-1,520/tonne FOB
With the softening in
($1 = PRs94.64)
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