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  • COVESTRO ANNOUNCES PRICE INCREASES FROM JUNE
    Covestro announces price increases from June on all polycarbonate (PC) products. The company is apparently seeking €300-400/mt increases, sarting from 1 June, “or as existing contract terms allow.” The proposed…
  • PA BUYERS FAIL TO PUSH PRICES DOWN IN MAY
    PA buyers fail to push prices down in May and had to instead settle for a rollover from April. Buyers saw yet another surge in prices in April, this time…
  • NEW PASSENGER CAR REGISTRATIONS DECREASED IN APRIL
    New passenger car registrations decreased in April, according to the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA). The decrease of 20.6 percent versus April last year was similar to the decrease seen…
  • PC PRICES DECREASE €60-80/MT IN MAY
    PC prices decrease €60-80/mt in May versus April as conditions become worse for sellers, according to GC Intelligence assessments. With prices rising until recently, demand has gradually fallen and has…

MONTHLY MARKET UPDATES
Car engine

Nylon 6/66 (PA6/66)

The relentless increases in prices continue in April, with expectations of a big… [read]

Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)

Demand has remained soft in April, a situation that persists since March…[read]

Lego
PC Sheet

Polycarbonate (PC)

Prices in April increased on all grades by a similar magnitude as producers…[read]

Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA)

In April, the war in Ukraine has continued to push up the price of raw materials and other costs…[read]

PMMA
Polystyrene Packaging

Polystyrene (PS)

The outlook in April for the next ten months remains highly uncertain given…[read]

Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT)

Supply in April improved due to lower demand in some markets and an ease in production issues….[read]

SAN

Styrene Acrylonitrile (SAN)

In April, a scenario of high costs amid oversupply in the next few months was…[read]

Polyoxymethylene (POM)

Demand in April remained strong in Europe even if some markets were under pressure…[read]

POM Plastic
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