Briefly Noted


OQ Chemicals announced on Feb. 14 that due to supply and demand and increased raw material costs, it will increase prices for isononanoic acid, used in synthetic lubricants, effective immediately by $350 per metric ton in Europe, 19 cents per pound in North America and Mexico and $420/t in the rest of the world.  Japan’s sales of new motorcycles increased 24% to 29,091 in January, compared to 23,428 in the same month last year, according to data released by the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association.

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