Whichever regional Melamine markets you work in, ICIS offers the thorough pricing information you need to operate with confidence.
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Updated to Q1 2020
Availability of material is expected to remain healthy as overseas turnaround activity is no longer an issue and the market remains in the low season. The potential for competitive offers remains amid sluggish demand. Upward momentum will be contingent on weather patterns and the performance of the chemical industry.
Demand is expected to remain soft on seasonality, although it could tick up as players restock. Demand could also remain hindered; while the recent US-China trade deal has boosted sentiment, underlying concerns remain for various downstream sectors. Q1 contract negotiations are expected to conclude in January, with indications that the markets could see further softness.
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Melamine was originally manufactured by heating dicyandiamide under pressure.
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ICIS price assessments are based on information gathered from a wide cross section of the market, comprising consumers, producers, traders and distributors. Confirmed deals, verified by both buyer and seller, provide the foundation of our price assessments, giving you a robust reference for your negotiations.
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