News Digest 5/8/2017

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Albis breaks ground on new compounding plant

Weekly Resin Report: PE purchasing may have peaked

New PA12 from Evonik meets stringent fire protection code for rail vehicles

A. Schulman moving ahead with new product and sales strategy after “reset year”

Solid PS & PET bottle resin prices slide in April

Teknor Apex grows nylon business with new Creamid product line (yes Creamid)

NILIT completes sale of nylon division to Celanese


News Digest 2/27/2017


Huntsman reports lower sales, higher profits for 2016

SABIC says that deliveries are improving but some customers disagree

Borealis sees a 10% increase in profits for 2016

Trex decking sees record increases in sales

New cyclo-olefin polymer grades target auto industry

Weekly resin report: Spot resin market cools, as buyers push back on price inflation

BASF sees lower earnings for 2016

PP & PE march into March with higher pricing