Tag: matières premières

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Thermoplastics caught in the storm faced with raw material price rises

19 April 2021

Just behind the metal industry, feverish price rises have also reached the plastics market, with a notable 30% overall increase in the price of PVC since September.  Faced with this unprecedented situation, the French Construction Plastics Union (Union Plasturgie Bâtiment) has published an open letter to the French Ministry of the Economy, Finance, and the

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The metallurgy sector facing a sharp rise in the price of raw materials

1 April 2021

The first lockdown in March 2020 caused a sudden halt in economic activity and, therefore, a drop in demand, and for more than a year, many metallurgical companies have been reducing or stopping operations altogether. Although demand is now picking up, the market is facing a new challenge: the shortage of raw materials, and prices

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