Asian PVC back to pre-pandemic price league

PVC prices in China, India, and Southeast Asia were on a steady downtrend from the second half of April to late July, and spot import prices fell to their lowest levels in around two years. Regional PVC markets are now back to their pre-pandemic price league with three-digits. Back in 2020, when the markets were […]

Inflation Pressures Weigh on Plastics Supply Chain

Polyethylene and recycled polyethylene supply chains can’t seem to buy a break The entire plastics supply chain is straining under the weight of higher prices. US producers polyethylene, who on the surface still enjoy outstanding margins due their advantage of making resin from ethane. That source not rise price near the rate of crude oil […]

PVC RESIN REQUIREMENTS INCREASE 2022 ON A REBOUND IN PIPES AND FITTINGS SEGMENT

PVC Resin Demand Growing India’s demand for PVC resin is to rise by 7-8 percent this year on back of a sharp rebound consumption. Paritcularly from the pipes and fittings segment which consumes nearly 80 percent of the country’s resin availability. The PVC resin demand contracted by 16% in the financial year  which prompted India’s […]

POLYPROPYLENE (PP) RESIN MARKET OVERVIEW

TLD Vietnam is the leading supplier of Polypropylene (PP Resin) from many sources around the world: Europe, China, Arab, Korea, Japan, … and especially Vietnam.

Calcium Stearate Overview

Calcium stearate is a carboxylate of calcium, classified as a calcium soap. It is a component of some lubricants, surfactants, as well as many foodstuffs. It is a white waxy powder.

Zinc Stearate Overview

Zinc Stearate Definition  Zinc stearate is a “zinc soap” that is widely used industrially. It is a white solid that repels water. It is insoluble in polar solvents such as alcohol and either but soluble in aromatic hydrocarbons (e.g., benzene) and chlorinated hydrocarbons when heated. Zinc Stearate contains no electrolyte and has a hydrophobic effect.  Zinc […]

PVC Stabilizers Overview

PVC stabilizers are one of the most important additives used in the manufacturing of PVC (polyvinyl chloride) to avoid the decomposition of PVC during the heating process

What Are Polymer Additives?

In the present era, every activity of our life revolves around polymers and plastic materials. One of the most important materials for manufacturing plastic products is polymer additives

TLD Vietnam – A positive working environment

We understand the importance of a positive work environment and are currently creating our own special working environment with three significant aspects: Dynamic, Creative and Professional; Training and Development and Green working space.

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Resin Market Overview

Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is a high-strength thermoplastic material widely used in various applications, such as pipes and fittings, films and sheets, wires and cables, bottles, profiles, hoses, and tubings.

Enormous Ocean Traffic Jam

Unprecedented levels of congestion are resulting in vessel delays that are absorbing needed capacity. Operational instability increases.