The Urethane Blog

BASF Polyurethane Systems Price Increase

BASF to increase prices for polyurethane systems products in North America

WYANDOTTE, MI, March 15, 2021 – BASF will increase prices for polyurethane systems
products in North America by $0.13/lb for orders shipping on or after March 30,

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BPA Podcast

Tight BPA global supply to persist amid US weather outages

Author: Jasmine Khoo

2021/02/23

SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Bisphenol-A (BPA) markets are facing a supply crunch globally,

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Changing of the Guard

TRInternational CEO Megan Gluth-Bohan Assumes 100% Company Ownership

TRInternational CEO Megan Gluth-Bohan Assumes 100% Company Ownership

Seattle, WA, March 17, 2021 –(PR.com)– Just shy of a decade of service at TRInternational,

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BPA Update from China

In the bisphenol-A (BPA) market, spot import market sentiment in China was bolstered by good demand and supply constraints.

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BASF Polyetheramines Increases

BASF to increase prices for select polyetheramines in North America

FLORHAM PARK, NJ, March 1, 2021 – Effective April 1,

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Dow Chinese Alkoxylates Investment

Dow signs MoU to establish South China Specialties Hub

  • World-class manufacturing base will enhance Asia Pacific customers’ local access to innovative material science solutions
  • Further positions Dow to capture growth in world’s largest chemicals market

ZHANJIANG,

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Winter Storm Update

Winter Storm Uri Update: US Oil and Gas Production All but Recovered While Refining and Petrochemicals Sectors Remain a “Mixed Bag” in Return to Normalcy

Winter Storm Uri Update: US Oil and Gas Production All but Recovered While Refining and Petrochemicals Sectors Remain a ‘Mixed Bag’ Read more

German Chemical Update

Germany’s chems Q4 production jumps 9.2% but Q1 more challenging – VCI

Author: Tom Brown

2021/03/16

LONDON (ICIS)—German chemicals production excluding the pharmaceutical sector jumped 9.2% in the fourth quarter,

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PMDI Teaser

Isocyanates Markets Are Tight Once Again Due To Supply Disruptions

March 12, 2021 | Regina Sousa

The historically cold winter storm that struck the US Gulf Coast mid February led to widespread shutdowns of petrochemical facilities and oil refineries,

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