TITLE

Most-read stories onJULY 17-24

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/30/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 5, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs on the chemical industry. Access Industries' Basell has agreed to acquire US petrochemicals major Lyondell Chemical Co. for $19 billion. Purified terephthalic acid sellers in Asia face a difficult time in August 2007, despite this month's strong sales, as supply increases and stocks at buyers rise. German chemicals major BASF Corp. has reported that selected parts of its styrenics business are up for sale and that it has already received an initial offer.
ACCESSION #
26776150

 

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