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Platts Global Petrochemical Index

A Platts.com News & Analysis Feature



Platts Global Petrochemical Index

A Platts.com News & Analysis Feature


Platts Global Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Price Index


Used in thin film for packaging and coatings for cables and injection moulds.


LDPE


Prices of low-density polyethylene decreased 8% in December to $1,401 per metric ton (/mt), according to the just-released PGPI data expressed as a monthly average.


Polyethylene prices fell at a rate slower than feedstock ethylene, which saw prices plunge 17% in December.


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