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Bayer expands PC and PU production as markets tighten

12:44 PM MDT | March 18, 2013 | —Natasha Alperowicz in Leverkusen

Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) is seeing tightening in the polyurethane (PU) and polycarbonate (PC) markets, a situation that should ease with the company’s investment plans. Patrick Thomas, CEO of BMS, on the sidelines of Bayer’s results briefing in Leverkusen late last month said that last year’s toluene diisocyanate (TDI) growth rates were more than 6%....

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