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European Market Closing Price

Butyl Acetate: European Market Closing Price Variety         Price Type Area 6.14Closing price 6.7Closing price Quote change Unit Butyl Acetate FOB Rdam 771—775 815—819 -44/-44 Us dollar/ton Butyl Acetate FD NWE 728—732 758—762 -30/-30 Euro/ton

DMF Watching the atmosphere to occupy the market to maintain stable operation of the disc

DMF:Watching atmosphere occupy Market operation steadyThis week, domestic DMF market negosation is going well. In the aspect of workshop equipment, A set 120000tons/year equipment stop car to check ,the dead line is not clear now of ANYANGJIUYIAN .Beside,a set equipment of 30000tons/year in normal run. The factory sales remains stable, make less important to market. LUXI chem100000tons/year DMF device continues parked, saling the inventory. At present ,main DMF factory said that the pressure of ...

Acetate:Asian markets trading report in a week

Acetate: Asian markets trading report in a week Week(ended) Acetate CFR Northeast Asia CFR Southeast Asia 5.20 305-325 305-320 5.27 310-325 310-320 6.3 310-325 310-320 6.10 310-325 310-320 Market Summary: This week the Asian acetate stock valuation is almost flat, trading scarce, July cargo shipment price negotiations will begin next week.Dragon Boat Festival June 9-11 China and Taiwan to curb market transactions, and began to enter the Muslim holy month of Ramadan J ...

Formaldehyde

    Formaldehyde is a naturally-occurring organic compound with the formula CH2O. It is the simplest aldehyde and is also known by its systematic name methanal. The common name of this substance comes from its similarity and relation to formic acid.    Formaldehyde is an important precursor to many other materials and chemical compounds. In 1996, the installed capacity for the production of formaldehyde was estimated to be 8.7 million tons per year. It is mainly use ...

Liquid Caustic Soda

    Liquid Caustic Soda, also known by its chemical name Sodium Hydroxide (NaOH), is one of the most widely used, important building-block chemicals produced and consumed in the US marketplace. Caustic Soda is one of the workhorses of the chemical industry, sharing this position only with Soda Ash and Sulfuric Acid. In recent years the commercial production of caustic soda, which is the co-product of the manufacture of Liquid Chlorine, has totaled approximately 13 million dry shor ...

Europe to remain net importer of caustic soda on capacity crunch

    Europe is likely to remain a net importer of caustic soda as capacity is threatened by the EU's 2017 deadline to make the costly switch to greener technology, Michael Trager, CEO of German PVC producer Vestolit, said this week. "In the mid-term, we expect some chlor-alkali capacity [which are not in line with the EU's Best Available Techniques (BAT) conclusions] in Europe to close, thus turning our region into a net importer," said Trager. The EU 28 became a net impo ...

Formosa Plastics to hike US liquid caustic soda prices by $30/dst

    US prices for all Formosa Plastics liquid caustic soda products will increase by $30/dry st immediately or as contract terms allow, the company said in a letter to customers Wednesday.  The company did not provide a reason for the increase in the letter, which was obtained by Platts Thursday, but it joins other caustic soda producers in imposing price increases.      Dow Chemical started the bout of price hikes on Tuesday with a $50/dst price increase. ...

China's Sulfuric Acid Price to Hit New High

    BEIJING, Jan. 21 -- The factory price of concentrated sulfuric acid in China is expected to reach a new high after the Chinese New Year after increasing to RMB 450 per ton recently from RMB 150 per ton in October 2009, sources reported.    The price surge mainly resulted from the rising cost and growing demand, said industry analysts, adding that the demand may grow significantly after the Spring Festival when the farmers started plant crops.    R ...

Global Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) Market 2015-2019 with Exxon Mobil Lanzhou Petrochemicals Maruzen Petrochemical Royal Dutch Shell & Sasol Dominating

  Research and Markets  has announced the addition of the "Global Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) Market 2015-2019" report to their offering.    The global MEK market to grow at a CAGR of 4.72% over the period 2014-2019.  MEK also known as butanone is a colorless organic solvent with a pleasant pungent odor. It is used as a solvent for multiple applications due to its outstanding chemical properties such as high viscosity, high evaporation rate, low boiling point, and high ...

Methyl ethyl ketone spot prices skyrocket in Europe as market dries up

The spot price of methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) was assessed at Eur2,500/mt FD NWE on Tuesday, reaching an all time high, Platts data shows. None of the three Europe based producers are currently offering any spot material, several market sources confirm. The current spot price is far above the previous all time high of MEK of Eur1,950/mt in June 2011. After Shell Chemical declared a force majeure on its steam cracker in Moerdijk, Netherlands, effectively all MEK spot material disappeared in Europe. ...