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September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/25/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 36, p30
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The article provides an update of issues related to the petroleum chemicals market globally. BASF plans to raise global prices for alkanolamines immediately, or as contracts allow. Products affected include monoethanolomine which will rise by €50/ton ($63), diethanolamine by €60/ton and triethanolamine by €130/ton. A new electrolysis plant for chlorine and caustic soda production officially opened at Tessenderlo Chemie in Belgium.


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