PCI Wood Mackenzie - PCI Nylon
PCI Nylon, part of PCI Wood Mackenzie, is a market research consultancy focused on the global nylon and polyamide industry. We offer clients a totally integrated view of the industry, from fundamental raw materials through intermediates, chemicals and polymers to all of the significant end-use applications including fibres, engineering plastics and films. Nylon is our focus. It is all we do.
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NEWS: Verisk Analytics, Inc., Acquires The PCI Group
Acquisition of PCI will create an industry-leading chemicals business at Verisk’s Wood Mackenzie
JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 20, 2015 — Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK) today announced the acquisition of The PCI Group (“PCI”), a leading consortium of five specialist companies that offer integrated data and subscriptions research in the chemicals, fibers, films, and plastics sectors. PCI will become part of Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk Analytics business, and will provide valuable services to enhance Wood Mackenzie’s chemicals capabilities. Read further...
Nylon Intermediates & Fibres Monthly Report April 2016 released
NEWS FEEDSTOCKS & INTERMEDIATES
Crude oil prices continue to rise, but doubts persist as to whether the trend is sustainable.
Benzene prices spike throughout the world and PA chains are successful in passing the majority of the change on.
Improving CPL market in China encourages plants back on line and accelerates start-up plans for new projects.
China extends ADD on PA6 polymer for another 5 years. Terms unchanged.
- Nylon’s reaction to higher oil prices was slower than polyester, but Asian textile filament prices are moving gently ahead. However, offtake which was improving with increased bank liquidity seems to be slowing. Industrial filament prices are firm.
- US textile filament is soft and PA66 increasingly exposed to PA6 imports, while industrial filament activity is firm. BCF is flat, both nylon and polyester variants.
- European textile filament is unseasonably slow, while a strong auto market underpins industrial filament. BCF is slightly slower, but still running at good utilisation rates.
- 中国锦纶民用丝产量已经大幅度恢复，但业务周期明显缩短，价格仍然相对平稳。下游纺织产业链 表现活跃，但订单不足。亚洲锦纶工业丝价格因需求低迷而下跌，但区域性锦纶66工业丝投资仍在 增加。