DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In reaction to the recent increasingly strong demand for n-butyl acetate
and in preparation for the upcoming general turnaround of Oxea’s
production unit in Bay City, Texas, Oxea will implement a 100% sales
control on n-butyl acetate effective immediately until further notice.
The sales control will be based on the average monthly consumption over
the last six months or as contracts allow.
Oxea is a global manufacturer of oxo intermediates and oxo derivatives,
such as alcohols, polyols, carboxylic acids, specialty esters, and
amines. These products are used for the production of high-quality
coatings, lubricants, cosmetics and pharmaceutical products, flavorings
and fragrances, printing inks and plastics. Oxea employs more than 1,400
people worldwide. Oxea is part of the Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C. (OOC), a
commercial company wholly owned by the Government of Oman. Established
in 1996, it pursues investment opportunities in the wider energy sector
both inside and outside Oman. OOC plays an important role in the
Sultanate’s efforts to diversify the economy and to promote domestic and
For more information about Oxea, visit www.oxea-chemicals.com.
Marketing US Oxo Intermediates
Phone: +1 972-481-2700
Thorsten Ostermann, Communications and
Phone: +49 (0)2173 9993-3009