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Lyondell Announces BDO & Derivatives Increase

September 4, 2020


Lyondell Chemical Company; 1, 4 Butanediol and Derivatives Price Increase

Dear Valued Customer,


Effective October 1, 2020 or as contracts allow, Lyondell Chemical Company will increase its prices for 1,4 Butanediol and Derivatives Products as shown below.


Chemical Name Price Increase
1,4 Butanediol (BDO) $0.05/LB
N-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidone (NMP) – All Grades $0.05/LB
Tetrahydrofuran (THF) $0.07/LB
Polytetramethylene Glycol, PolyMEG® P1000 $0.07/LB
Polytetramethylene Glycol, PolyMEG® P2000 $0.07/LB
Polytetramethylene Glycol, PolyMEG® 650 $0.07/LB


Our acceptance of orders submitted prior to the increase date will be subject to our ability to supply. We appreciate the confidence you have placed in us as a supplier, and we look forward to our continuing business relationship. As always, your account manager is available to work
with you or answer any questions you may have.