VIDEO: US epoxy soft during pandemic, outlook cloudy amid restart

Author: Tarun Raizada

2020/05/29

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Watch Senior Editor Manager Tarun Raizada provide an update on US epoxy markets. Slower demand during the coronavirus coupled with a higher influx of imports have weighed on the market, with players watching the pace of recovery in Asia and the US as they gauge 2H fundamentals.

  • Softer demand during halt in auto, non-essential construction activity
  • Higher influx of imports pressured prices, creating a competitive marketplace
  • Players watching pace of US, Asia recovery as uncertainty persists

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