Dow Europe announces price increase for Polyols and Isocyanates

May 2009
Chemical Business;May2009, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p98
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Dow Polyurethanes and its affiliates to implement a price increase on its polyurethanes raw materials offered in the Middle East, Africa and the Indian subcontinent. An increase of $200 per metric ton (MT) will be placed on toluene diisocyanate (TDI) while prices for polyols will incur a $100 increase per MT. Product manager for Europe, Middle East, Africa and India Sudhir Shenoy states that their margins have become unsustainable amid the rising costs of feedstock and energy.


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