VIDEO: US IPA eases with improving supply, but demand remains strong

Author: Deniz Koray

2020/05/19

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Watch Markets Reporter Deniz Koray discuss the supply and demand dynamics facing US isopropanol (IPA) markets during the coronavirus.

  • Coronavirus prompts surge in demand for sanitizers
  • IPA makes up about 70-75% of hand sanitizer formulation
  • Improving supply in recent weeks helps counterbalance market

For more analysis, listen to this podcast interview hosted by Anna Matherne and Alex Snodgrass where Deniz goes into more depth on the impacts of these issues moving forward.

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