Brice, Andy
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/30/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 64, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of European producers of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) to increase prices. Margin improvement remains at the top of the agenda for ABS sellers, with rising raw material costs still chipping away at profitability. April 2007 barge contracts are up €35 to 40/tonne on the previous month to €1,085 to 1,120/tonne, with May numbers set to rise again because of firming crude and benzene costs.


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