BASF increases prices of Butanol and -derivatives
Ludwigshafen, Germany – May 25, 2009 – BASF increases its prices for Butanols, Butylglycol and Butylacetat in Europe as part of BASF’s alcohols & solvents activities with immediate effect or as contracts allow by €30/mt. This measure reflects the impact of continuously increasing raw material cost since January 2009.
BASF is one of the leading producers of oxygenated solvents. Major applications for these products are in coatings and lacquers, cleaning agents and life-science products.