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August 2011

Obviously more propylene would be produced than from the light NGL’s. (read full article)

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August 2011

Represented by WTI, Crude Oil opened the month at $95 a barrel.  Reached sub $80 a barrel and is now rebounding and pushing $88 a barrel as we go to …

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3 Vs: Volatility, Velocity & Vacation

Exiting July, the polymer markets had a distinct firming feel to them.  Soon macroeconomic issues changed the tone of all markets.  The debt ceiling was raised at the 11th hour …

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August 2011

The lower pricing seen to start this month has a greater potential impact on Polypropylene.  Again, if crude can stay under $90 a barrel, it would put considerable pressure on …

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August 2011

In Polyethylene, market activity is thin thus far due to the price increase of 5 cpp implemented by producers. (read full article)

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