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21 Aug 13:12

Naphtha-based ethylene cracker margins fall on feedstock gains, forex. Nel Weddle. LONDON (ICIS)--European contract and spot ethylene cracker margins based on naphtha feedstock have slipped week on week, according to ICIS margin analysis on Monday. In the week to 18 August, euro-denominated naphtha costs rose by 2%.

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Northeast Asia prices stabilised in July, regional IPEX eased higher

Northeast Asia prices stabilised in July, regional IPEX eased higher

The Global IPEX value for July was down 1.2% at 233.17, but it remained 7% above the year before level.

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21 August 2017 12:35
ICIS Chemical Business are pleased to present our first ever Latin America HDPE chemical profile, written by ICIS Senior Consultant George Martin. More »

21 August 2017 08:53
Market insight by senior editor Linda Naylor: 'European PE, PP buyers face upward pressure on eve of new capacity start-ups' More »

17 August 2017 14:40
Gas market highlight by market reporter Alex Thackrah: 'Zeebrugge-NBP basis gas trade recovers after barren July' Read more »

17 August 2017 13:15
ICIS Base Oils white paper addressing the first half of 2017 and the tight supply in the market. View now »

10 August 2017 21:10
European chemicals mid-year outlooks and video interview - examining supply and demand expectations for Q3. View now »

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