Hong Kong – March 15, 2017 – Effective today, or as contracts allow, BASF is increasing the prices by 10 percent globally for a majority of products in its additives portfolio for plastic applications.
Price increases will apply to the following product classes:
The price adjustment is in response to increasing raw material costs.
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