Nov 2019
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Polymers and Plastics

Ultra High Molecular Weight HDPE (2019 Program)

The process technology and production economics for Ultra high density polyethylene (UHMWPE) resin, rods and yarn are presented.  Cost of production estimates have been developed on a USGC, China, Western Europe, and Japan basis.  Demand by end use, and capacity analysis is provided for major global regions for UHMWPE resin.