Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p7
Trade Publication
The article presents updates on the market for global chemical industry. The London Metal Exchange has announced changes to its plastics futures contracts, which include adding prompt dates for contract settlements. Leuna-Miramid will be renamed BASF Leuna, following its takeover by BASF in November 2005. Dow Chemical has raised European prices for Affinity polyolefin plastomers because of high raw material and energy costs and strong demand.


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