Resin Report June 2014

By Plastics News

Released: June 20, 2014 6:00 am ET

RESIN PRICE CHANGES MOVE IN WRONG DIRECTION

Stay on top of the resin markets that are critical to your business with the latest edition of the monthly Resin Report from Plastics News.  Senior Reporter Frank Esposito presents the data and analyzes the reasons behind market fluctuations.

Highlights from the June 2014 Resin Report

  • Film remains largest end use for LLDPE
  • Regional PP prices continue 2014 slide
  • PE makes gains in US/Canada; PP, PS struggle
  • RTI's Scott Newell provides insight on PP prices

You will also receive updated charts on:

  • Resin pricing volatility (2003 – 2014) - figures through April 2014
  • Quarterly price changes (2007-2014)
  • Resin consumption by end market (2004-2014)

You can buy the 32-page JUNE report for $95 or SUBSCRIBE at a discounted price to receive the next 12 monthly reports.

Back to top
Related to this item

Market Reports

Plastics in Automotive: Innovation & Emerging Trends

This special report newly released by PN and sponsored by The Conair Group examines current trends in the use of plastics in automotive, materials innovations and the changing landscape. It includes a review of legislative/regulatory activity impacting vehicle development and lightweighting, market opportunities & challenges for mold and toolmakers, innovative design strategies being implemented by major OEMs and suppliers, as well as a review of key indicators in Canada, Mexico, Brazil and China.

Learn more

Plastics Recycling Trends in North America

This report is a review and analysis of the North American Plastics Recycling Industry, including key trends and statistics based on 2013 performance. We examine market environment factors, regulatory issues, industry challenges, key drivers and emerging trends in post-consumer and post-industrial recycling.

Learn more

Injection Molding Market Analysis & Processor Rankings

Plastics News BUNDLED package contains our in-depth Market Analysis of the Injection Molding segment. You will gain keen insight on current trends and our economic outlook.

As a BONUS this includes PN's updated 2014 database of North American Injection Molders RANKED by sales volume. Sort, merge, mail & prospect by end market, materials processed, region, # of plants and more.

Learn more

Upcoming Plastics News Events

February 4, 2015 - February 6, 2015Plastics News Executive Forum 2015

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

More Events