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December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p38
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The article presents updates on the chemical industry. BASF is raising European prices for methylamines, methylamine derivatives and butylamines immediately, or as contracts allow. The firm blames the hikes on increases to raw material, energy and logistics costs. From 1 January 2007, or as contracts allow, Perstorp will raise European pentaerythritol prices by € 75/ton and $100/ton overseas.


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