VIDEO: US R-PET market softens on weak demand, import competition

Emily Friedman


HOUSTON (ICIS)–Senior Editor for Recycled Plastics, Emily Friedman, discusses the latest developments in the US recycled polyethylene terephthalate (R-PET) market, including

  • Present softening US PET bottle bale prices ahead of the summer supply boost
  • Falling flake and pellet prices due to competitive imports
  • Moderate to soft R-PET demand outlook for rest of year


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