TITLE

5-MINUTE MARKET WATCH

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/29/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 51, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section presents news briefs concerning the international chemical industry. Pakistan may face a 100,000 tonnes urea shortage for the October-March crop, which will impact wheat production. Lanxess has lifted force mejeure on acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) at its Tarragona, Spain, site. Borouge plans to shut its cracker and polyethylene (PE) plant for maintenance in late January 2007.
ACCESSION #
23977781

 

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