Lyondell has previously delcared force majeure at its Channelview, Texas plant, affecting Lyondell BDO (1,4-Butanediol). Now, effective September 1, 2017, a strict sales allocation will be implemented for Lyondell BDO products and their dervatives. The Lyondell BDO allocations are as follows:
Allyl Alcohol (AA), 80%
1,4-Butanediol (BDO), 70%
2-Methyl-1,3-Propanediol (MP Diol), 70%
N-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidone (NMP), 100%
Tetrahydrofuran (THF), 90%
PolyMEG 1000, 100%
PolyMEG 2000, 100%
Styrene Allyl Alcohol 100, 100%
Styrene Allyl Alcohol 101,
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