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Updated to Q4 2017
Europe's epichlorohydrin (ECH) market experienced pressure on stocks in Q4 because the Asian ECH market saw very limited availability, which led to rising prices in the region. It also meant that Asian producers chose to focus on their domestic markets, rather than exporting material to Europe. European domestic supply remained healthy in December, but because imports make up around 15-20% of the European epoxy resins market, there was added pressure on European supply, which pushed up prices towards the end of the year.
Buying interest for ECH was generally strong for most of the fourth quarter, although it dropped in December as market players started to de-stock before the New Year.
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