Fatty alcohol prices climb

Guzman, Doris De
September 2010
ICIS Chemical Business;9/13/2010, Vol. 278 Issue 8, p20
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the increase in prices in the fatty alcohol market. It mentions that the developing and growing markets of China have increased the demand for fatty acids which are mostly consumed by the detergent industry. It further mentions that according to Norman Ellard, director of Rohen, there has been a major increase in the mid-cut fatty alcohol chains and the prices have reached around 2000 dollars per tonne.


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