OX hike takes PA market by surprise

June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/5/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in orthoxylene contracts in June 2006. Phthalic anhydride (PA) producers and consumers are digesting the first settlement, which saw numbers rise. Some had hoped for a rollover price into June. Consumers are also anxious as to how they will be able to recover PA price increases in their own businesses.


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