TITLE

Buyers accept BPA settlement hikes

AUTHOR(S)
Finch, Heidi; Roache, Carl; Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that buyers conceded to the recent European bisphenol A (BPA) settlement hikes due to the limited availability and the strong pull on supply from Asia. Buyers argued though that the increases are not justified in view of the February 2007 benzene settlement, which was down by €98/tonne from January 2007, at €722/ tonne. The European BPA market is expected to tighten further, due to raw material shortages.
ACCESSION #
24510174

 

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