IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe

BP Declares Force Majeure on VAM

10:57 AM MDT | August 7, 2007 | Kate Phillips

BP says it has declared force majeure on vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) at Hull, U.K. for July due to continuing production problems. BP produces 230,000 m.t./year of VAM at Hull. Customers have been on 80% allocation for July deliveries since the outage, a BP spokesperson says. Owens: Prices will continue to rise. The company is trying to run the unit at a steady rate, although at reduced volumes, “to meet as much of the demand as possible,” BP says. “Unfortunately, it’s not producing at a level that it can produce stocks yet,” causing...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa