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14 Dec 12:06

LONDON (ICIS)--The mood in the European polyethylene (PE) market is uncertain as buyers and sellers focus on January and look towards arbitrage opportunities that are arising as Europe remains one of the lowest-priced regions, sources said on Thursday. Some European spot prices have begun to rise in the past couple...


INSIGHT INTERACTIVE: Global IPEX bucks crude oil trend, falls 0.9% in November

Falling butadiene (BD) prices and higher priced benzene were the main influences on the ICIS regional and global petrochemical indexes in November




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12 December 2017 14:00
European polymers calmer at year-end but PE imports promise disruption Download the outlook »

08 December 2017 09:48
Winds of change in the polyolefins market More »

06 December 2017 16:12
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05 December 2017 19:10
How temperature within the UK and France has an effect on energy demand Download the infographic »

04 December 2017 09:55
ICIS Webinar: The EU ETS Post-2020 reform and its impacts untangled, Monday 11th December at 14:00 GMT. Register here »

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