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Updated to Q1 2018
US ethyl acetate (etac) supply has increased through the first quarter of 2018, after being tight in the previous quarter amid limited availability for feedstocks acetic acid and ethylene and amid logistical disruptions from Hurricane Harvey. A distributor source said supply is ample, while a buyer said it is not seeing any tightness in supply. However, US producer Celanese remains on 100% sales control on etac for buyers in the western hemisphere.
A buyer described its demand for etac as strong, and a producer described demand as stable, but added it has not seen an uptick in demand normally expected at this time of year. Etac is used in coating formulations like epoxies, urethanes, cellulosics, acrylics and vinyls, and is also used in solvent applications for inks, pharmaceuticals, food and herbicides. It can see demand rise in the spring as warmer weather leads to increased home-buying, new home construction and home remodel and repair projects.
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