Expandable polystyrene US prices, markets & analysis

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The North America Expandable Polystyrene report provides domestic prices for the most widely used grades of expandable polystyrene, block and shape. It has prices for the US, Canada and Mexico expressed in cents per pound and US Dollars per metric tonne.


Commentary covers feed stocks, plant outages, policy issues, news and import-export statistics. Commentary also includes a brief description of issues in other regions, so our subscribers can estimate their options. A section on feed stocks keeps subscribers up to date and explains cost pressures that sooner or later will affect expandable polystyrene prices.


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