Ludwigshafen, Germany -- BASF said 29 Jan that it will increase prices in Europe, Africa and Western Asia for polymer dispersions as well as additives by Euro 130 per tonne and acrylic resins and redispersible powders by Euro 200 per tonne.
The price adjustments take effect 1 Feb 2010, or as contracts allow. BASF said they are necessary due to significantly increased raw material costs.
From February 1, 2010, ,
The products affected by the price increase are used as polymers for adhesives, fibre-bonding, architectural coatings and construction chemicals.