Real Transactional Data Plastic Market Monthly has a unique approach to surveying the plastics market to provide you real transaction prices, inventory levels & demand outlook... Townsend surveys plastic processors to capture real data from buyers.
Know where your company stands in relation to others in the plastics industry. The PMM Reports track over 60 specific grades of PE, PET, PP, PS & PVC resins. Townsend's unique approach collects actual data from resin buyers to provide you three key benchmarks: price, inventory levels & future demand. Market participants recognize the Plastic Market Monthly reports as the source presenting the most accurate data available anywhere, at any price.
With data from hundreds of resin converters, input from resin suppliers and research of the market, PMM gauges:
- Resin demand via converters, days of supply, and delivery expectation
- Real price movement vs. private announcement
- Real transaction prices
- A view of the bottom and top of the market via our 10th and 90th percentiles
- Off-spec prices as leading indicators
- Price protection and indexing trends
- Feedstock & energy prices
- Summary of resin production & economic trends
As data-share partners, qualified PMM subscribers receive complimentary market reports, preferential pricing on annual subscriptions and access to more than 20 years of historical price data.
Reports are published around the 10th of each month, dependent on how quickly participants respond to surveys. If the 10th is a holiday or weekend, reports are published on the nearest working day. Reports are delivered via email.
Copyright & Subscription Policy
Reports are copyrighted by company & location. Multiple -location & multiple-company subscriptions are available.
For Sellers: Annual subscription rates are $5500 per volume. Each additional company location is $200 per volume. For Buyers: Subscription rates are substantially discounted for resin buyers that provide monthly transaction data. Contact Townsend for more information.