Polybutadiene rubber prices, markets & analysis

The Polybutadiene rubber report is published by ICIS in Asia. This informative and reliable weekly report has spot price assessments for low-CIS and high-CIS grades. Market commentary gives the reader an overview, news on upstream markets, economic updates, regional activity as well as graphs.  

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Polybutadiene rubber or PBR is polymerised butadiene. Butadiene is the main feedstock for PBT.

It is used mainly by the tyre makers in the production of tyres for the automotives industry.

The major PBR producers in Asia are based in Northeast Asia in China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan. The major buyers are the tyre makers; they are based in Northeast Asia and Southeast Asia in Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia.

It is a product that is traded in the spot market by traders as well as by suppliers.

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