As an automotive manufacturer, you deal with a number of petrochemical raw materials and parts suppliers and rely heavily on them to provide large quantities of good value materials.
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ICIS pricing reports provide regional price assessments of all key automotive chemicals traded regionally and globally. They are published daily or weekly, enabling you to keep track of trading prices, understand price drivers/fluctuations and have a reliable benchmark for contract price settlements.
What are the forecast prices for automotive chemicals such as PE and PP in the next 12 months?
ICIS consultants forecast the likely trading prices of polyolefins in the coming 12 months based on the supply and demand dynamics and market developments.
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SBR prices peaked just after the Chinese New Year but have since been falling. It is set to plummet further in April due to Butadiene cost. With these recent volatile movements, market players need to be ready for uncertainty and build strategies to cope with a variety of scenarios.
ICIS butadiene and rubber market experts, Helen Yan and Judith Wang, look at what the year ahead may bring for the Asian markets with a focus on: