IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Product Focus

Maleic anhydride

1:44 PM MDT | April 4, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Prices U.S.: 67-74 cts/lb fob, March contracts, molten EUROPE: €1,450-€1,550/m.t. del, March contracts, molten ASIA/PACIFIC: $1,280-$1,350/m.t. c&f, spot, solid Outlook Global demand for maleic anhydride (MA) is expected to grow 3.7%/year through 2015, driven by the unsaturated polyester resin (UPR) sector, which accounts for at least 50% of MA demand, says Monica Bianchi, business manager/chemical intermediates at Tecnon OrbiChem (London). “Demand in 2006 was good across the board, but North America’s UPR segment slowed down over the...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 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


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © 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