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Media Advisory: BASF to increase prices for Lupraphen® polyesterol products in North America

Posted on January 09, 2018

WYANDOTTE, MI, January 3, 2018 – BASF will increase prices in North America for Lupraphen® polyesterol products by $0.15/lb for orders on or after January 15, 2018, or as contracts allow. Higher price increases may be required for some specialty grades.


Lupraphen is a registered trademark of BASF SE.


About BASF
BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 17,500 employees in North America, and had sales of $16.2 billion in 2016. For more information about BASF’s North American operations, visit

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 114,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. BASF generated sales of about €58 billion in 2016. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (BAS). Further information at

For more information contact:
Susan Jackson
BASF Corporation
Tel: (734) 324-6546

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