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BASF Force Majeure on Monomeric MDI

March 23, 2015 BASF_dblue160

Dear Valued Customer,

Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control with respect to the manufacture of

MDI at BASF’s plant in Louisiana,

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MDI Prices Fall in Middle East

Mideast PMDI prices decline on ample supply from Europe
20 March 2015 06:11 Source:ICIS News

price fallSINGAPORE (ICIS)–Spot polymeric methyl di-p-phenylene isocyanate (PMDI) import prices in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and East Mediterranean (East Med) markets fell during the week,

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PO at a Glance

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Propylene Looks to Settle Down in March

US March propylene nearing settlement down 1.5 cents/lb
13 March 2015 21:59 Source:ICIS News

US March propylene nearing settlement down 1.5 cents/lbHOUSTON (ICIS)–US March propylene contracts started to settle down 1.5 cents/lb ($33/tonne) to close the week,

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Benzene Settlement

US March benzene rises in split settlement, ends 7 months of drops
03 March 2015 18:45 Source:ICIS News

US March benzene rises in split settlementHOUSTON (ICIS)–The US March benzene contract increased,

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Benzene Hasn’t Settled Yet

US March benzene contracts not settled

Houston (Platts)–2Mar2015/1255 pm EST/1755 GMT



Recent gains in US benzene spot pricing has kept US March contract settlements from happening yet,

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