BASF Hikes Price for Neopentylglycol

November 16 (2020

With immediate effect or as existing contracts permit BASF is increasing the price for Neopentylglycol (NPG) as follows:

Regions: Price Increase:
Europe + 150 Euro/ton (MT)

Asia (w/o China) + 180 US-Dollar/ton (MT)

South America + 180 US-Dollar/ton (MT)

North America + 0.08 US-Dollar/pound (LB)

Neopentylglycol (NPG) is a high-quality intermediate used, for example, to produce polyester resins for coatings, unsaturated polyester resins, lubricants and plasticizers. In North America BASF markets Neopentylglycol (NPG) under its Neol brand.

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