Terry recently joined IHS Markit with responsibilities for PE and PP demand in Latin America. His 40+ years of polymer industry experience spans a variety of markets including Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polyester with a focus on market analysis and commercial strategy development. His background with Dow Chemical, Braskem, and Sasol adds an additional experience of working with international companies. Terry graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry.
How has an economic recession, volatile energy prices, a global pandemic and trade disputes impacted the PP, PS, PET and HDPE markets what is next and how will the market respond? Some markets have been resilient or even seen improved profitability while others have been impacted in unique ways.