Ashland increases fungicide prices to offset iodine hikes
Published: Friday, 16 December 2011
US speciality chemicals group says rising iodine prices is affecting profitability
has hiked the price of its fungicides to offset the increased
price of iodine, a key raw material in its products, the US
speciality chemicals company said.
Iodine, which is increasingly used in fungicides due to the
phasing out of methyl bromide products worldwide, has risen in