BDO set for a rollover

Cox, Edward
July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 73, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports that North American and European butanediol (BDO) producers are unanimous that they will target a rollover for third-quarter contracts, ending a six-quarter run of consecutive increases. With methanol prices continuing to fall in the third quarter, many BDO buyers say they would target a decrease in the price. BDO is made from methanol, propylene oxide or butane.


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