HOUSTON (ICIS)--The first nomination for February US butadiene (BD) was for an increase of 17%, sources confirmed on Tuesday. Butadiene (BD) is a raw material used in the production of tyres. The nominated 7 cent/lb ($154/tonne) increase would put contracts at 48 cents/lb if fully accepted. The nomination comes...
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