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 June 2016 released
NEWS FEEDSTOCKS & INTERMEDIATES
Benzene prices fall for 2nd consecutive month, in spite of higher hydrocarbon prices.
Shandong Bohui Haili breaks ground on experimental ADN plant.
Invista to close PA66 polymer at Chattanooga, TN by end of 2016.
Fibrant to wind down CPL in Augusta, GE over next 16 months.
PPG sells EU glass fibre business to NEG.
China G20 summit will impact fibres production; supply should suffice, but prices in EU talked up. Textile filament prices fall on weaker demand. Taiwan exports down, especially to China which is now net exporter.
Textile filament poor in North America and Latin America sees higher imports from China. Industrial filament in North America running well with domestic shipments up and exports down. Brazil automobile output still low but there are hopes of improvements going forward.
Across Europe Brexit adds uncertainty to producers and consumers. Textile filament prices stable. Industrial filament was used in Christo’s project for a walkway over Lake Iseo, Italy. Apparel imports swing to Bangladesh and more MMF.