PCI Wood Mackenzie - PCI Fibres
PCI Fibres, part of PCI Wood Mackenzie, is a specialist consultancy to the fibres and related markets. Our services include multi- and single-client studies. We provide monthly, quarterly and annual reports covering the major natural and manufactured fibres such as acrylic, nylon, polyester, viscose, cotton and wool as well as certain raw materials and related products, including recycled fibres.
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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...
Fibres Report August 2016 released
- Polyester raw materials prices flat or down despite rising oil. Yarn prices are flat or up, with low summer offtake hampering margin recovery. Outages for G20 summit led to output spike in China. In Brazil Petrobas tries to divest “Suape” and “Citepe”.
Caprolactam rising with benzene but market demand low. PA6 yarn prices rise in Asia, but flat in NA & EU. PA66 polymer prices pushed up.
- Cotton prices peaked and fell back averting a crisis, as new crops available. Viscose staple prices followed cotton but did not fall back.
Acrylic prices flat despite rising AN, due to weak off season demand.
Next reports due:
Fibres Report: 28th September 2016. Technical Fibres Report; 30th September 2016.