Spot prices of HDPE in India continue to grow

The spot prices of low-density polyethylene (HDPE) in India continue to grow amid limited supplies both on the domestic market and from imports, ICIS reports citing market participants. Price proposals over the past week have been limited, as most of the deals for May were completed in previous weeks, and supply proposals for June are […]

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Prices of imported PE in China rose

Prices of imported polyethylene (PE) in China increased during the past week, but their growth was limited by competitive offers of American material, ICIS reports with reference to market participants. According to ICIS, on May 11 prices of low-pressure polyethylene film (HDPE) at USD1,350-1,440 per tonne CFR China, which is USD30-50 per ton higher compared […]

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Karpatneftekhim has prepared an installation for the production of ethylene for summer peak loads

The largest petrochemical plant in Ukraine, Karpatneftekhim (Kalush, Ivano-Frankivsk region), from April 20 to 27 prepared installations for the production of ethylene to summer peak loads, the company’s press service reported. Carpatneftekhim, in particular, conducted a hydrotreatment of the heat exchangers of the installation, checking the state of the pyrogas compressor. “The time for the […]

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