TITLE

Tough times to knock acetone

AUTHOR(S)
Cox, Edward; Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that European methyl methacrylate acetone contract for October 2006, agreed up € 25/tonne from September 2006, has received widespread support. The € 870/tonne free delivered northwest Europe price was described as fair by customers, given some market tightness. Competitive spot acetone prices have stayed at least €100/ tonne below contract for 2006.
ACCESSION #
22975318

 

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