PODCAST: Propylene updates for the European ACN markets

Author: ICIS Editorial

2021/05/20

LONDON (ICIS)--A heavy maintenance period is ongoing for propylene in Europe, but spot has occasionally traded below contract for the first time in six months. So how will this impact on the tight acrylonitrile (ACN) markets?

Jane Massingham, pricing editor for ACN, talks to Nel Weddle, senior editor for olefins, about the latest developments in the propylene market and what can be expected in the short term.

  • Swathe of planned propylene turnarounds
  • Impact of unplanned production issues
  • Some propylene spot at discount to contract