Chemicals and the Economy

Chemical industry data shows reflation remains hope, not reality
31st July 2017 by

Western central bankers are convinced reflation and economic growth are finally underway as a result...

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Plastics demand is peaking as circular economy arrives
24th July 2017 by

The Stone Age didn’t end because we ran out of stones.  Similarly, coal is being left in the ...

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Political risk and interest rates rise in US, UK and Japan, as debt and dysfunctionality grow
17th July 2017 by

It was almost exactly 10 years ago that then Citibank boss, Chuck Prince, unintentionally highlighte...

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Oil heads back below $30/bbl as hedge funds give up on OPEC
10th July 2017 by

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it“. George Santayana 9 mont...

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“Exponentially rapidly rising or falling markets usually go further than you think, but they do not correct by going sideways”
3rd July 2017 by

Companies and investors have some big decisions ahead of them as we start the second half of the yea...

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