09 February 2011 17:56 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Bayer MaterialScience has declared force majeure (FM) on polycarbonates (PC) and bisphenol A (BPA) for ?xml:namespace>
The resulting tightness hit the phenol market, where several producers said they were unable to run their plants full out.
Bayer did not give an estimate for when it will lift the FM.
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