Archives for September2011

September 2011

Crude Oil has remained range bound for the month and has yet to make a surge over $90 a barrel.  As we exit the driving season the uses for RGP …

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Will Turnarounds Firm the Market?

  The question in October in regards to Petrochemical pricing is whether or not the turnarounds scheduled in both refineries and steam crackers will be enough to firm the market.  …

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September 2011

Both Formosa and Exxon have taken their plants down as scheduled.  There are also a number of refineries scheduled to be down for maintenance during the fourth quarter.  This also …

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September 2011

In Polyethylene, August ended with steady buying as news of the increase rolling until September filtered through the market.  September is the peak of hurricane season and buyers were taking …

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