VIDEO: US Q1 MMA to face heightened volatility

Author: Tarun Raizada

2021/01/22

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Watch Senior Editor, Tarun Raizada, discuss the supply and demand fundamentals causing volatility in US methyl methacrylate (MMA) markets.

  • Severe constraints in feedstock acetone supply hampering production
  • Unseasonably strong demand in coatings, acrylic sheets
  • Order controls, extended lead times in effect
  • Supply to tighten further amid turnaround activity, end of production at Beaumont