Keyword: commodity prices

Chemistry & Life Sciences

BDO: The Pacemaker Stumbles

19.11.2015 - 1,4-Butanediol (BDO) is an important chemical intermediate product and raw material for plastics, solvents and synthetic fibers. The alcohol’s production capacities have been...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Mega Projects and Complete Packages

08.06.2015 - Sluggish growth, a number of regional conflicts and falling prices in global commodity markets had a major impact on the business climate in the chemical plant manufacturing sector...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Pricing in the Chemical Sector

14.12.2012 - Companies in the chemical sector have to face a breath-taking list of business pressures today. Worries around the continuous volatility of raw material costs and increasing...