05 November 2004 16:56 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (CNI)--BASF plans to increase diphenylmethane diisocyanate (MDI) and polyols prices in North America effective 1 December, it was announced Friday.
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Said Larry Berkowski, director of BASF’s urethane chemicals business in
Berkowski said BASF's costs continue to rise for many polyurethane chemical precursors, including propylene oxide (PO) chlorine, benzene and natural gas, and the company must raise prices to preserve margins.
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