Markets reporter Eashani Chavda interviews Ciaran Tyler, editor of the European caprolactam (Capro) and nylon reports. They discuss the opening of Grupa Azoty's new nylon plant and the market outlook for October.
Markets reporter Eashani Chavda interviews Ciaran Tyler, editor of the European caprolactam (Capro) and nylon reports. They discuss capro market dynamics, the impact of the German rail disruption and expectations for Q4.
Senior Editor for Olefins Nel Weddle joins Markets Editor Vicky Ellis on the sidelines of the 51st EPCA meeting to discuss why there is such a positive vibe.
Europe Deputy Managing Editor Helena Strathearn gives an update on the acrylates market from the 51st European Petrochemical Association (EPCA) annual meeting in Berlin.
Markets reporter Eashani Chavda interviews Katherine Sale, editor of the European Melamine Report on the focus for Melamine players at the 51st annual European Petrochemical Association (EPCA) meeting this weekend. Fourth-quarter contract negotiations and environmental inspections in China are expected to take precedence over discussions.
Glycol ethers editor Melissa Hurley speaks to oxo-alcohols editor Jane Massingham and butyl acetate editor Nick Cleeve about the issues affecting their markets ahead of this year's EPCA meeting.
Eashani Chavda, editor of the ICIS global cyclohexane report talks to Ciaran Tyler, editor of the European caprolactam (capro) and nylon reports, about recent developments in these markets, and the impact of disruption in US production amid Hurricane Harvey.
The European titanium dioxide (TiO2) supply remains tight, with little-to-no general supply relief, despite the summer holidays. The upward price momentum in Europe could continue into the fourth quarter, if supply remains strained, although any upward price move could be moderated to some extent by downstream affordability concerns, among other factors. Senior editors Heidi Finch and Melissa Bartlett discuss market conditions and expectations for the fourth quarter.