Polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) buyers are still coming to terms with the exceptional situation of 2015, and are wary of a series of planned maintenance closures this year that could affect supply. As we begin the new year, ICIS analyses the key topics and what to expect in 2017.
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