TITLE

OUTAGES AND HIKES MAKE VAM A SELLERS' MARKET

AUTHOR(S)
Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) is no different to any other ethylene derivative in Europe. Ethylene has impacted VAM supplies for months, most notably through July 2006's force majeure declaration at BP 250,000 tonnes/ year VAM facility in Hull, UK, after the company had problems sourcing the key feedstock.
ACCESSION #
22959447

 

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