ABS price soar unavoidable

Weatherlake, Sam
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/18/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 71, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) prices in Europe in June and the third quarter of 2007. Dow Chemical announced a hike of £80 per tonne for Europe and the Middle East from June 15. Acrylonitrile prices, assessed at $1,790-1,810 per tonne cost, insurance and freight west Europe in the second week of June, also pressured margins.


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