Stretch Film Pricing News
HARD TO FIND TRUCKS - "Continued logistics challenges are certainly noteworthy; shipping costs remain elevated and trucks/drivers have been hard to find."
LLDPE FLAT - "Polyethylene trading was lighter than average and prices were flat."
INVENTORIES TIGHT - "resin inventories are actually above average, market conditions feel at least balanced, if not a little tight."
BUCKING DECREASE - "Producers kept PE contract prices flat March through June, bucking processor calls for a decrease,"
AUGUST INCREASE - "if the export market heats up again, Polyethylene could potentially take another leg higher. There were price increases issued months ago, but the amounts were not consistent amongst producers; we would not be surprised to see some oldies get cancelled and fresh nominations issued for August"
EXPORT PRICES FIRM - "International resin prices have been firming, prompting increased export interest."