Solvay’s soda ash price increase prompts calls for contract negotiations
Published: Monday, 16 June 2014
Buyers likely to haggle down costs as doubts remain over strength of market
The decision by soda ash producer
Solvay Chemicals Inc. to
increase its prices by $14/s.ton for North American products
has prompted market participants to call for the opening of
2015 contract negotiations.
Solvay said that the increase, which is effective from 1
July 2014, or as contracts permit,...