Oxea Announces Price Increases for Carboxylic Acids

  Oxea Announces Price Increases for Carboxylic Acids

Business Wire

OBERHAUSEN, Germany -- January 15, 2013

Oxea will increase list and off-list prices on the products below effective
February 1, 2013, or as contracts allow:

                       Europe  North America  RoW*
Product                 EUR/to   USD/lb          USD/to
2 Ethyl Hexanoic Acid           0.05            100
n-Butyric acid                  0.05            100
i-Butyric acid                  0.05            100
n-Valeric acid          100      0.06            130

* RoW = Rest of World

Oxea is a global manufacturer of oxo intermediates and oxo derivatives, such
as alcohols, polyols, carboxylic acids, specialty esters, and amines. These
products are used for the production of high-quality coatings, lubricants,
cosmetics and pharmaceutical products, flavorings and fragrances, printing
inks and plastics. In 2011, Oxea generated revenue of about EUR 1.5 billion
with its 1,365 employees in Europe, the Americas and Asia.

For more information visit www.oxea-chemicals.com.

Contact:

Commercial:
OXEA Corporation
Cristóbal Ascencio, Vice President Oxo-Derivatives
Phone +1 972-481-2700
fax +1 972-481-6023
info@oxea-chemicals.com
www.oxea-chemicals.com
Press:
OXEA GmbH
Birgit Reichel
phone +49 (0) 208-693-3112
fax +49 (0) 208-693-3101
birgit.reichel@oxea-chemicals.com
www.oxea-chemicals.com
 
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