Shangha, China — Chinese chemical company Sinorgchem Co. said it
has reduced the European market price for the rubber antioxidant 6PPD
to under $3000 per tonne.
Sinorgchem said it cut prices on rubber
antidegradants worldwide through production efficiencies, cost control
and advantages it claims to have over its competitors in proprietary
technology and trade secrets.
The company is appealing in federal
appeals court the International Trade Commission ruling last July
barring the company from selling 6PPD and its feedstock 4-ADPA in the
US, on the grounds that it is…