Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p7
Trade Publication
This article presents news briefs on the chemical industry worldwide. Clariant has declared force majeure on ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol production at Gendorf in Germany. Phenol trading activity in the China was weak due to the National Day holidays. Caprolactam producer Ube has shut one of the two lines at its caprolactam facility in Ube City, Japan, for scheduled maintenance. FMC Lithium is planning to raise prices of butyllithium in Europe.


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