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China’s Polyester Industry And The New Big Picture

Source: ICIS supply and demand database

 

By John Richardson

THE polyester chain in China is a good example of the dangers of assuming that the big macroeconomic picture will remain more or less unchanged.

Large amounts of purified terepththalic …

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More People Wanting To Buy Than Sell

By John Richardson

SOME people in the petrochemicals industry are showing great confidence in the future.

Perhaps it is no coincidence that several of these people are said to be Chinese domestic traders in polyethylene (PE) and mono-ethylene glycol (MEG) …

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China Textile Exports Decline

Source: http://www.economist.com/

 By John Richardson

RISING China labour costs are compounding weakness in the manufacturing sector and thereby, of course, damaging chemicals and polymer markets.

The country’s garment exports fell by 0.2 percent in the first seven months of this …

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