Corrected:Asian Naphtha-Ethylene Spreads Touch 2007 Levels
1st February 2010 by

We should have originally written ‘integrated low-density polyethylene (LDPE) in paragrap...

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China Latest Growth, Inflation Raise Rate Rise Fears
22nd January 2010 by

By John Richardson CHINA’S soaring fourth-quarter GDP (gross domestic product) growth – ...

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China Latest Credit Tightening Blow To Chemicals
21st January 2010 by

By John Richardson CHINA’S decision to temporarily halt lending by some banks – which wa...

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Polyethylene Pricing Separates From Fundamentals
20th January 2010 by

By John Richardson Linear-low density polyethylene (LLDPE) pricing in China has become increasingly ...

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“Trust in me, go to sleep,” – the objective of China’s Central Bank
19th January 2010 by

      Source of picture: www.forums.comicbookresources.com     By John Rich...

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Some more surprises for polyolefins
8th January 2010 by

By Malini Hariharan The Wednesday post on this blog highlighted some of the unexpected turns that th...

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Polyolefins And Football: An Historic Parallel?
7th December 2009 by

Is history about to repeat itself?     Source of picture: www.vietbao.vn The last year for...

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Update 1: Reliance said to be offering $10-12bn
22nd November 2009 by

Reliance Industries – which is attempting to buy LyondellBasell – is offering $10-12bn, ...

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Reliance Bid For LyondellBasell Confirmed
22nd November 2009 by

Reliance Industries has made an offer for LyondellBasell says an official statement released yesterd...

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To Cut Rates Or Not To Cut…
2nd November 2009 by

A Famous Ditherer Source of picture: sarafinewordpress.com   Chasing higher oil prices and/or a...

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