Tight Supply Will Drive Up Butadiene Prices

Cage, Sam
September 2002
Chemical Week;9/25/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 37, p44
Trade Publication
Reports that tight butadiene supply in the U.S. and Asia/Pacific is expected to push contracts for fourth quarter of 2002 in Europe. Increase in European spot prices since July 2002; Reason surplus material is being shipped to the U.S. and Asia/Pacific; Reason U.S. butadiene supply has been tight for several months.


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