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China's two major purified terephthalic acid makers to cut r

China's two major purified terephthalic acid makers to cut r

China's two major purified terephthalic acid producers -- Zhejiang Yisheng Petrochemical Co. and Hengli Petrochemical -- announced plans to cut production rates due to thin margins, sources close to the companies said Thursday. The announcement by China's two biggest PTA produ >>

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  • First Valemax to unload at China port for two years will dis

    First Valemax to unload at China port for two years will dis

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    Valemax Yuan Zhuo Hai owned by China Ocean Shipping Company, or Cosco, is expected to discharge iron ore at China's Dongjiakou port Wednesday, the first Valemax to unload in China for two years, according to local media reports. The 400,000 dwt Valemax is expected to be part-l>>>

  • China's demand for Australian thermal coal down 31% on year

    China's demand for Australian thermal coal down 31% on year

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    China's intake of thermal coal shipments from countries including Australia and Indonesia is forecast at 157 million mt for the fiscal year ended June 2015, representing a 31% decrease on traded volumes of 229 million mt in the preceding fiscal year period, said the Australian go>>>

  • 100 Spot Commodities Price Chart - 02/07/2015 07/03

    It was assessed by SunSirs that in the tracked 100 spot commodities,12 commodities increased in prices, 27 fell and 60 remained unchanged on 02/07/2015.The largest rises were Zinc (1.91%),Aluminum (0.88%),Lead ing>>>

  • Philippines temporarily waives ethanol mandate for premium g 07/03

    The Philippine government has waived its ethanol mandate for premium-grade gasoline temporarily to reduce reliance on imports amid a shortfall in domestically produced ethanol. Gasoline with a minimum octane content of 97 RON will be temporarily exempted from the ethanol blend>>>

  • Secondary rhenium supply growth to cater for new demand: Ros 07/03

    Rising demand for rhenium in aero engines is likely to be satisfied by increasing supply of secondary rhenium contained in "engine revert" produced from end-of-life gas turbine parts, UK-based consultancy Roskill Information Services said Thursday. "At the recent Paris Air Sho>>>

  • NWE styrene-benzene spread in H1 doubles on year on unpreced 07/03

    The average spread between Northwest European styrene monomer and feedstock benzene prices for the first six months of 2015 has surged by 6/mt or 107% year on year, Platts data shows. Over the first six months of this year the spread averaged 5/mt, increasing from 9/m>>>

  • NWE styrene-benzene spread in H1 doubles on year on unpreced 07/03

    The average spread between Northwest European styrene monomer and feedstock benzene prices for the first six months of 2015 has surged by 6/mt or 107% year on year, Platts data shows. Over the first six months of this year the spread averaged 5/mt, increasing from 9/m>>>