TITLE

Monthly ethylene contracts loom

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/2/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 37, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Shell to move to monthly ethylene pricing in 2007 as profitability continues to suffer due to volatility upstream. Albert Heuser, president of the petrochemicals business of BASF echoed Shell's view on ethylene contracts. Tom Crotty, CEO of olefins at INEOS, also agreed that monthly olefins prices would be the preferred option.
ACCESSION #
22757070

 

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