Ludwigshafen, Germany -- BASF SE said 7 March that it is to increase its European selling prices for the following products:
1,4 Butanediol (BDO) +200 Euro/tonne
Tetrahydrofuran (THF) +250 Euro/tonne
Polytetramethylene ether glycol (PolyTHF) +300 Euro/tonne
N-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidone (NMP) +200 Euro/tonne
N-Ethylpyrrolidone (NEP) +200 Euro/tonne
Gamma Butyrolactone (GBL) +200 Euro/tonne
The price adjustment, to take effect immediately, or as contracts allow," ensures that BASF can continue to offer quality products and services to its customers," said the company.
BDO and its derivatives are used for producing engineering plastics, polyurethanes, solvents and elastic spandex fibres.