Buyers were particularly affected in the most favourable sectors, such as the extruded arc market. B, as many price increases could not be passed on to customers. There is also printing in the polycarbonate (PC) sector, with some plate producers looking for alternatives as PMMA prices remain high. Although supply remains limited, there has been some slackening in some parts of the world, namely Asia and Saudi Arabia. The successful commissioning of the Saudi Methacrylaten plant (SAMAC) in Saudi Arabia was relaunched this week by European players from PMMA and MMA. Korean exports have increased and competition for standard products for European producers has intensified. LONDON (ICIS) – European contracts for methyl polymethacrylate (PMMA) in the second quarter were concluded with lower commodity prices and lower import pressures. .