PX – PTA market struggle intensifies
9th January 2012 by

By Malini Hariharan Asian paraxylene (PX) and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) markets have started ...

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Middle East builds downstream
14th December 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan After years of making money in basic petrochemicals the Middle East focus has fi...

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India growth slides to two-year low
30th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan Economic data from India continues to disappoint. The economy grew at only 6.9% ...

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A quick recovery for butadiene
29th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan Asian butadiene prices are once again on their way up, rising over 20% in the la...

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Fresh US sanctions to target Iran petchems
20th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan The US is looking to introduce fresh measures targeted at the petrochemicals ind...

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India PO demand set to decline
18th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan The last two weeks has seen a recovery in Indian polyolefins demand led by devel...

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India to export more benzene
10th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan Indian exports of benzene are set to rise over the next few years as new plants ...

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Polyester still booming
9th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan The blog has been listening to some interesting presentations on the polyester c...

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Restocking lifts polyolefins prices
8th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan Polyolefins prices in the key China markets inched up last week thanks to an upt...

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A question of balance
4th November 2011 by

By Malini Hariharan It is not surprising to read that at a time when many producers around the world...

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