TITLE

BDO plans trouble buyers

AUTHOR(S)
Cox, Edward; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 35, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of chemical company BASF to increase butanediol (BDO) contract prices in Europe. The price increase was blamed on high energy, raw material and logistic costs. Concerns have been reported from derivative polyurethanes and polybutylene terephthalate purchasers. Demand for BDO has stayed at a healthy level over the course of 2006, even if profitability has decreased.
ACCESSION #
22669921

 

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