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Oxea Announces Global Price Increases


Oxea will increase off-list prices on the following products effective June 1, 2009, or as contracts allow. Product   USA, Canada, Mexico   South and Central America   Asia, Africa, Middle East   US$⁄lb US$⁄mt US$⁄mt

i⁄n Butanol 0.05 110 110

i⁄n Butyl Acetate 0.04 88 88

n Propanol 0.03 66 66

n Propyl Acetate 0.04 88 88

Oxea is a global supplier of solvents, polyols and oxo derivatives such as carboxylic acids, olefin derivatives and alkylamines. These products are used for the production of high-quality coatings, lubricants, cosmetic and pharmaceutical products, flavorings and fragrances, printing inks and plastics. The company is an international market leader in the production of acetates, alcohols, amines, carboxylic acids and aldehydes. Oxea has annual sales worth about US$ 1.8 billion and employs approximately 1,300 people in Germany (Oberhausen and Marl) and the United States (Bay City and Bishop).

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Source: BusinessWire

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