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February 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;2/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 54, p30
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The article offers news briefs in the chemical industry. Albemarle is raising global prices of the neat portion of its aluminum alkyl products by around 25% from April 1, or as contracts allow. Maruzen Petrochemical has cut production at its 170,000 tonnes/year methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) plant in Chiba, Japan due to minor maintenance works. OM Group has increased prices of selected metal organic products by up to 45% for February.


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