TITLE

Markets Watch

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates on chemical prices worldwide. From 1 July 2006, International Specialty Products aims to raise prices globally for 1-4bbu-tanediol, N-methyl-2-pyrro-lidone, tetrahydrofuran, gamma-butyrolactone, and Gafsolver TMP. Dow Chemical has announced price increases for polyolefin elastomers, speciality copolymers, wire and cable, and rubber products across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
ACCESSION #
21441207

 

Related Articles

  • basic chemicals & plastics.  // Chemical Week;10/19/2005, Vol. 167 Issue 34, p30 

    Presents news briefs on basic chemicals and plastics as of October 19, 2005. Plan of Dow Chemical to raise prices of oxo-alcohols; Increase in styrene-butadiene rubber price announced by International Specialty Products.

  • Dow and Arch Each Boost Biocide Capacity. Phillips, Kate; Seewald, Nancy // Chemical Week;3/24/2008, Vol. 170 Issue 10, p16 

    The article discusses the plan of Dow Chemical and Arch Chemicals to expand its respective biocide businesses. Dow Biocides will increase the biocide glutaraldehyde, which is used as an anti-microbial in applications such as pulp and paper, by 60% at Institute, West Virginia. Arch, on the other...

  • Markets Watch. Gibson, Jane // European Chemical News;10/31/2005, Vol. 83 Issue 2169, p13 

    Presents news briefs in the chemical industry as of October 2005. Hikes to be imposed by International Specialty Products for its products; Warning given by the European Plastics Converters Association regarding a price hike on polymers and additives; Plan of Dow Chemical to raise European...

  • COMPANIES.  // Chemical Week;11/13/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 45, p30 

    Presents news briefs on the chemical industry, as of November 13, 2002. Launch of a custom processing unit service by Dow Chemical for pharmaceutical companies with drug candidate solubility problems; Agreement reached by Cognis Nutrition and Health with Kemin Foods; Strategic agreement entered...

  • DIGEST.  // Chemical Week;10/13/2008, Vol. 170 Issue 32, p35 

    This section offers news briefs on the chemical industry. Dow Chemical has declared that shipments of membrane- and diaphragm-grade caustic soda from its chlor-alkali plants were restored to pre-hurricane allocation levels of 90% on October 1, 2008. International Specialty Products (ISP) has...

  • Markets Watch. Gibson, Jane // European Chemical News;12/5/2005, Vol. 83 Issue 2174, p13 

    The article offers news briefs on the chemical industry as of December 2005. The toluene diisocyanate plant of Dow Chemical at Porto Marghera, Italy is expected to be ramped up to full production by mid-December. Factors such as high energy costs influenced the plan of International Specialty...

  • The Price Push. Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week;6/2/2008, Vol. 170 Issue 17, p7 

    The author reflects on the move of Dow Chemicals to boost prices by as much as 20 percent on all 3,200 of its products. He states that the move achieved wide media coverage. He mentions that much of the focus was on what the potential impact will be on consumer prices and on whether the move is...

  • Operating Problems Fuel Surge in EG Prices. Coons, Rebecca // Chemical Week;11/14/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 37, p28 

    The article reports on an increase in ethylene glycol (EG) prices. EG prices have climbed substantially since August 2007, with fiber-grade contracts gaining 43 percent, and antifreeze-grade spot gaining 77 percent. Dow Chemical declared force majeure for monoethylene glycol (MEG) and diethylene...

  • plastics In Brief.  // Chemical Market Reporter;10/20/2003, Vol. 264 Issue 13, p5 

    Reports on the price increase for the epoxy resin products of the chemical firm Dow Chemical Co. in North America.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics