Chang, Joseph
November 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;11/5/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p30
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. BASF Corp.'s share price dropped by more than 2% on October 30, 2007 despite the firm reporting strong gains in third-quarter earnings. Air Liquide SA will invest $10m to set up an electronic materials center, in Harima Science Park in Ako, northwest of Osaka, Japan. Bayer MaterialScience Inc. has opened its first integrated polyurethane (PU) operation in Thailand, to cater for the products' growing demand in Southeast Asia.


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