IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemicals

Higher Raw Material and Energy Costs Spur Significant Price Hikes

1:35 PM MDT | June 30, 2008 | Alex Scott in Munich

Rising energy and raw material costs as well as product quality issues are forcing some pharma industry suppliers to implement significant price increases, several fine and specialty chemical firm executives told CW at Chemspec Europe, held earlier this month at Münich. Lanxess says it is implementing across-the-board price increases, citing higher energy and raw material costs. The company’s customers “understand the situation,” as they are well-aware of rising fuel costs, says Torsten Hauschild, head of marketing for Lanxess’s basic...

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.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














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

ihsCopyright © 2015 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