15 March 2005 18:04 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (CNI)--Shell Chemical said Tuesday it plans to raise list and off list ?xml:namespace>
It is not clear if customers will accept the proposed hikes.
Shell Chemical, headquartered in
List and off list prices of methyl isobutyl ketone (MIBK), methyl isobutyl carbinol (MIBC), and diacetone alcohol (DAA) are expected to increase $110/tonne (5 cents/pound).
Shell Chemical said it planned to raise all list and off list prices of hexylene glycol $110/tonne (5 cents/pound).
Rosemary Podwin, Shell sales director of solvents, said: “These increases are driven by continued high cost raw materials, supply imbalances and strong global demand. These products remain on 100 % sales allocation.”
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