LONDON (ICIS)--Here are some of the top stories from ICIS Europe for the week ended 26 August.
France's Total to sell PS
business in China to INEOS
Total has agreed to sell its polystyrene (PS) business in China to INEOS Styrolution, the French producer said on Friday.
Africa polymer prices
flat and little change expected, despite shifts
African polymer price levels are unchanged this week as the market remains quiet due to extended holidays following Eid ul-Adha.
market heats up as India settles potash
The global muriate of potash (MOP) market is bracing for a flurry of trading and price fluctuations after Indian buyers finalised negotiations for a crucial long-term import contract at a $50/tonne increase.
Belarus’ BPC signs potash
deal with India’s IPL at $50/tonne
Following “challenging and lengthy” talks, the Belarusian Potash Company (BPC) has signed an agreement with Indian Potash Limited (IPL) for the supply of potash between September 2018 and June 2019, the producer said on 25 August.
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