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Resin Margins Remain Healthy--Market Update

Resin prices have not tumbled with the same severity as upstream products, including olefins, NGLs and crude. As a result, margins remain healthy and attractive, plants are running hard and the appetite for plastics is still robust.

PetroChem Wire Product Manager Samantha Hartke's June 2016 presentation to the Western Petroleum Association takes an in-depth look at the resin and feedstock markets.

To see the full presentation, click here.

PetroChem Wire News Headlines

The Distillation Column--A Blog on Refining

Read PetroChem Wire Editor and refinery industry expert Robert Sharp's new weekly blog that discusses industry and market trends, and the economics of petrochemicals, such as alkylate and raffinate, in the ever-changing refined products marketplace. See recent postings below:

Crude, gasoline bullish run likely short-lived by high 2017 inventories

VGO differentials to WTI weakest since August, could tighten RGP markets

US gasoline exports hit record high, helped by growing demand from Mexico

Higher inventories douse alkylate differentials, despite record gasoline demand

Venezuela's oil supplies to the US are at risk, as are low US pump prices

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