TITLE

BASF sells Wibarco to Swiss company

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that BASF will sell its detergent ingredients subsidiary Wibarco to Switzerland-based Hansa Chemie to focus on its more strategic product lines for the detergents and cleaners industry in 2007. Wibarco's production of linear alkylbenzene (LAB) is expected to strengthen Hansa's market position in surfactants and is expected to result in a backward integration of the company's value chain.
ACCESSION #
24983094

 

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