May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/14/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 66, p4
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs on the chemical industry. Lanxess could make a bid for fellow German company Degussa without the help of private equity capital. Asian aromatics markets are expected to firm after the Labour Day holidays, due to downstream demand, except toluene, which may be stable. Prolonged shutdown of a crude distillation unit (CDU) at ExxonMobil Singapore's Pulau Ayer Chawan site would affect feedstock supplies to the company's base oils plant.


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