AFPM 2017: Global analysis of the acetic acid and VAM markets

Price pressures for acetic acid has begun to build up this year while turnarounds have also been pushing VAM prices upward. More analysis on AA and VAM markets is discussed on the video below by Tecnon OrbiChem expert, William Bann, during the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) International Petrochemicals Conference (IPC) in San Antonio this week.


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