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Polymers

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Quantify polymer demand, supply and trade across established and emerging markets; understand how market trends today will affect the major polymer markets.

Overview

Growing global appetite for plastics drives polymer demand. Polyethylene and polypropylene, polyester and polyamide remain the dominant polymers, yet some specialist markets are expanding fast. New technologies and fresh feedstock capacity from the US are changing trade patterns. At times like these, it’s never been more important to keep your head, pinpointing the best opportunities for your business, even as the options multiply.

What is our Polymers suite?

Capitalise on market growth and position yourself to benefit from emerging trends with our proprietary research, price, supply and demand data and integrated models on the four major polymers.

Understand the outlook for polyethylene, polypropylene, polyamide and polyester, plus polystyrene, PVC and other niche polymers with our suite of integrated products:

When you need to understand the major end product markets for polymers, explore our specialist research suites that span fibresrigid and flexible packaging and films.

  • 4

    major polymer services

  • 3

    leading film services

  • PET

    Business service

Designed to help you

  • Gain insight into how production of the four major polymers will evolve
  • Review how demand for aromatic and olefin feedstocks and product markets will change
  • Access integrated pricing data for key feedstocks, polymers and end products, including the polyester and nylon value chains
  • Explore insight on polymer markets linked to end product supply and demand analysis, including flexible and rigid packaging, films and fibres 
  • Screen investment opportunities and new markets
  • Discover information on government policy, regulation, demand and infrastructure
Polyester production process

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