TITLE

PS, PP prices manage to rise since Feb. 1

AUTHOR(S)
Esposito, Frank
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Plastics News;3/18/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the increasing prices of polypropylene and polystyrene resins in the U.S. Decline of resin inventories at the producer level; Result on the increase of monomer; Absence of another product applications.
ACCESSION #
6406870

 

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