Chemtura echoes steady pricing outlook for bromine
Published: Thursday, 01 August 2013
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US-headquartered Chemtura Corp. said that prices for bromine and
bromine-based products continued to remain weak during the June
quarter as result of slow demand from traditional consumers.
The company said that prices had been particularly weak in
Asia, where Chinese bromine producers continue to have excess
production capacity due to...