At our Plastics Reflections Web Series event on Oct. 13, M. Holland will host panelists from Maersk and Bank of America to discuss the macroeconomic factors influencing global and domestic economies, including impacts on the plastics industry. Click here to register!
M. Holland’s latest press release features our post-consumer recycled (PCR) resins, which are cleaner and easier to color, enabling brand owners and OEMs to meet aggressive sustainability goals. Click here to read the full press release.
Oil rose last week for the first time in five weeks on signs that OPEC may cut November output, tightening supply. In the third quarter, crude prices were down roughly 25%.
In mid-day trading today, WTI futures jumped 5.2% to $83.59/bbl and Brent was up 4.3% at $88.81/bbl. U.S. natural gas, which fell for a sixth straight week last week, was down 4.1% at $6.49/MMBtu this morning.
Active U.S. drilling rigs rose by 12 in the third quarter, the smallest increase in two years.
The remnants of Hurricane Ian drifted through Virginia Sunday while storm-ravaged residents in Florida and the Carolinas faced a disaster recovery that could potentially cost $100 billion, making it one of the costliest storms in U.S. history. Ian’s fatality count rose above 80 yesterday.
After the yen hit a 24-year low against the dollar last week, Japan spent nearly $20 billion intervening in foreign exchange markets to prop up its flagging currency, draining nearly 15% of available foreign currency reserves.
South Korea’s exports grew just 2.8% in September, the slowest pace in two years.
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