Polystyrene

AmSty Announces Polystyrene Price Decrease Effective April 1, 2020

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 6:12pm

AmSty announces a decrease in the transaction price of all grades of polystyrene produced by the Company of $0.07/lb., effective April 1, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • AmSty announces a decrease in the transaction price of all grades of polystyrene produced by the Company of $0.07/lb., effective April 1, 2020.
  • This price supersedes all other previously announced price changes.
  • AmSty is a leading integrated producer of polystyrene and styrene monomer, offering solutions and services to customers in a variety of global markets.
  • AmSty is a member of the American Chemistry Council and its Responsible Care initiative, and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

Global Expanded Polypropylene (EPP) Foam Market (2019 to 2025) - Players Profiled Include JSP, Kaneka & Hanwha Chemical Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:13pm

The EPP foam market is projected to grow from USD 1,253 Million in 2019 to USD 1,619 Million by 2024, at a CAGR of 5.3% between 2019 and 2024.

Key Points: 
  • The EPP foam market is projected to grow from USD 1,253 Million in 2019 to USD 1,619 Million by 2024, at a CAGR of 5.3% between 2019 and 2024.
  • Recyclable & reusable properties, optimum performance, and low weight of EPP foam are driving the market.
  • Automotive is estimated to have the largest share of the overall EPP foam market during the forecast period.
  • It is projected to offer significant opportunities for vehicle manufacturers, and in turn, EPP foam manufacturers in the next five years.

Medical Foam Market Worth $37.2 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:30pm

The growth of this foam segment can be attributed to its lower cost compared to rigid and spray foam.

Key Points: 
  • The growth of this foam segment can be attributed to its lower cost compared to rigid and spray foam.
  • Additionally, the substantial consumption of flexible foam in bedding & cushioning applications, packaging of medical devices, and foam dressing in wound care applications, among others, has been driving the market growth.
  • The major types of polymer foam used in medical applications include polyurethane foam, polystyrene foam, polyolefin foam, and others.
  • Medical packaging is expected to register the highest growth in the global medical foam market during the forecast period.

Medical Foam Market Worth $37.2 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:30pm

The growth of this foam segment can be attributed to its lower cost compared to rigid and spray foam.

Key Points: 
  • The growth of this foam segment can be attributed to its lower cost compared to rigid and spray foam.
  • Additionally, the substantial consumption of flexible foam in bedding & cushioning applications, packaging of medical devices, and foam dressing in wound care applications, among others, has been driving the market growth.
  • The major types of polymer foam used in medical applications include polyurethane foam, polystyrene foam, polyolefin foam, and others.
  • Medical packaging is expected to register the highest growth in the global medical foam market during the forecast period.

Exiba Joins Styrenics Circular Solutions

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 1:54pm

BRUSSELS, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS) , the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, has been joined by a new member, the European Extruded Polystyrene Insulation Board Association (Exiba), the organization of producers of extruded polystyrene foam (XPS).

Key Points: 
  • BRUSSELS, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS) , the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, has been joined by a new member, the European Extruded Polystyrene Insulation Board Association (Exiba), the organization of producers of extruded polystyrene foam (XPS).
  • Exiba joinsSCS members COEXPAN , ELIX Polymers, INEOS Styrolution , Repsol , TOMRA , Total , Trinseo and Versalis (Eni).
  • Jens Kathmann, Secretary General of SCS, commented: "All of the SCS team extends a very warm welcome to Exiba.
  • This means that with Exiba as SCS members, we have anothervery important part of the value chain working with us to exploit the unique capacity that styrenics have for circularity."

Exiba Joins Styrenics Circular Solutions

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 1:51pm

BRUSSELS, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS) , the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, has been joined by a new member, the European Extruded Polystyrene Insulation Board Association (Exiba), the organization of producers of extruded polystyrene foam (XPS).

Key Points: 
  • BRUSSELS, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS) , the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, has been joined by a new member, the European Extruded Polystyrene Insulation Board Association (Exiba), the organization of producers of extruded polystyrene foam (XPS).
  • Exiba joinsSCS members COEXPAN , ELIX Polymers, INEOS Styrolution , Repsol , TOMRA , Total , Trinseo and Versalis (Eni).
  • Jens Kathmann, Secretary General of SCS, commented: "All of the SCS team extends a very warm welcome to Exiba.
  • This means that with Exiba as SCS members, we have anothervery important part of the value chain working with us to exploit the unique capacity that styrenics have for circularity."

Global Polystyrene Global Market (2019 to 2023) - Featuring A.Schulman, DowDuPont & Flint Hills Resources Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:20am

The global polystyrene market was worth $42.70 billion in 2019.

Key Points: 
  • The global polystyrene market was worth $42.70 billion in 2019.
  • Polystyrene Market Global Report 2020 from the author provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global polystyrene market.
  • Gain a truly global perspective with the most comprehensive report available on this market covering 12+ geographies.
  • Data segmentations: country and regional historic and forecast data, market share of competitors, market segments.

Global Packaging Foams Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 10:27am

The "Packaging Foams - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Packaging Foams - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Packaging Foams market worldwide is projected to grow by US$6.5 Billion, driven by a compounded growth of 5.9%.
  • Flexible Foam, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 6.7%.
  • Poised to reach over US$12.5 Billion by the year 2025, Flexible Foam will bring in healthy gains adding significant momentum to global growth.

Russia Polystyrene Market to 2024 - Consumption, Production, Import, Export, Prices & Sales - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 3:58pm

The "Polystyrene Market in Russia: Research and Forecast 2024."

Key Points: 
  • The "Polystyrene Market in Russia: Research and Forecast 2024."
  • Our business analysis of the polystyrene market gives key information about the state of this market for 2019, as well as a forecast on the development of polystyrene from 2019 till 2023.
  • Our rating of the largest polystyrene producers in the Russian market is based on the assessment of the financial parameters of polystyrene producers.
  • The publisher annually creates a rating of polystyrene producers on the basis of data from polystyrene manufacturers in Russia.

Global Insulated Concrete Form Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 10:47am

The "Insulated Concrete Form - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Insulated Concrete Form - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Insulated Concrete Form market worldwide is projected to grow by US$515.6 Million, driven by a compounded growth of 5.7%.
  • Expanded Polystyrene Foam, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 5.8%.
  • Poised to reach over US$754.5 Million by the year 2025, Expanded Polystyrene Foam will bring in healthy gains adding significant momentum to global growth.