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2-Methyl-1,3-Butadiene Price Trend and Forecast

2-Methyl-1,3-Butadiene Production Cost Report: Operating Costs, Logistics, Utilities, Manufacturing Process, and Raw Material Requirements See more

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Isoprene, also known as 2-methyl-1,3-butadiene, is a colourless, volatile liquid hydrocarbon produced from petroleum or coal tar processing and utilised as a chemical raw material. The price of petroleum coke from local refiners climbed substantially on March 25th with Shandong's average market price being 4,851.25 RMB/MT. The cost of downstream electrolytic aluminium somewhat decreased, whereas the cost of calcined coke increased. At the moment, the pandemic in Shandong has had minimal influence and downstream carbon factories have resumed operations one by one. As the market for petroleum coke is strong, prices are increasing, affecting the prices of isoprene as well.

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About 2-Methyl-1,3-butadiene:

Isoprene is a fairly common organic compound that is also known as 2-methyl-1,3-butadiene. In its pure form, it is a colourless volatile liquid. Isoprene is an unsaturated hydrocarbon. It is produced by many plants and animals, and its polymers are the principle component of natural rubber.

Product Details:

Report Features Details
Product Name 2-Methyl-1,3-Butadiene
Industrial Uses Tires, Healthcare, Apparel and footwear
Chemical Formula C5H8
Synonyms Isoprene
Molecular Weight 68.12 g/mol
Supplier Database The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Kuraray Co. Ltd., ZEON Corporation, LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
Region/Countries Covered Asia Pacific: China , India, Indonesia, Pakistan,  Bangladesh, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Iran, Thailand,  South Korea, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Nepal,  Taiwan, Sri Lanka, UAE, Israel, Hongkong, Singapore,  Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Australia, and New Zealand

Europe: Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy,  Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden,  Belgium, Austria, Ireland Switzerland , Norway,  Denmark, Romania, Finland, Czech Republic, Portugal and Greece

North America: United States and Canada

Latin America: Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Columbia,  Chile, Ecuador, and Peru

Africa: South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco
Currency US$ (Data can also be provided in local currency)
Supplier Database Availability Yes
Customization Scope The report can be customized as per the requirements of  the customer
Post-Sale Analyst Support 360-degree analyst support after report delivery

Production Processes:

  • Production of 2-Methyl-1,3-Butadiene Production from Naphtha (or oil) via Thermal Cracking

Thermal cracking of naphtha occurs in this process to produce 2-methyl-1,3-butadiene.

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