SAN players to quit as demand slackens

Weatherlake, Samuel; Brice, Andy
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports that a combination of rising feedstock costs and falling end-user demand for styrene acrylonitrile (SAN) has raised concern within the industry that a major restructuring is in the offing, forcing some producers and buyers out of the SAN business. Feedstock hikes reduced SAN demand in favour of ABS, which has been the main product of the SAN compounding industry.


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