The two BASF plants, which are designed to high international standards of safety and energy efficiency, are expected to start up production in the third quarter of 2012. They mark the first Asian manufacturing of these products for BASF.Read more
Eka Chemicals Inc., the AkzoNobel Pulp and Paper Chemicals business, will implement a 100 USD per short ton price increase with immediate effect for all non-contracted sodium chlorate shipments for NAFTA region.
Contracted customers sodium chlorate pricing will be increased in accordance with individual supply agreements.Read more
Effective October 1, 2010, or as permitted by contract, prices for all Kronos(R) titanium dioxide products sold in North America will be increased by US$0.08 per pound (or equivalent in other currencies).
Kronos Worldwide, Inc. is a major international producer of titanium dioxide products.Read more