Oxea Announces Price Increase for Carboxylic Acids

DALLAS--()--Oxea will increase list and off-list prices on the following product effective January 1, 2014, or as contracts allow:

Product

  North America

USD/lb

  Europe

EUR/mt

  ROW*

USD/mt

2-Ethylhexanoic acid 0.05 - 100
n-Valeric acid 0.08 130 170

* ROW = rest of the 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 2012, Oxea generated revenues of about EUR 1.5 billion with over 1,400 employees in Europe, the Americas and Asia.

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

Contacts

Commercial contact:
OXEA Corporation
Cristobal Ascencio
Vice President Derivatives
Phone +1 972-481-2700
fax +1 972-481-6023
info@oxea-chemicals.com
or
Press contact:
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

Release Summary

Oxea will increase list and off-list prices on the selected carboxylic acids products effective January 1, 2014, or as contracts allow.

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Contacts

Commercial contact:
OXEA Corporation
Cristobal Ascencio
Vice President Derivatives
Phone +1 972-481-2700
fax +1 972-481-6023
info@oxea-chemicals.com
or
Press contact:
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