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News Releases 2006

Price Increase of Aroma Chemicals

October 16, 2006
Kuraray Co., Ltd.

Effective 1st December 2006, Kuraray Co., Ltd. will increase the price of the following products by
12 - 17 %.

  • Linalool
  • Linalyl Acetate
  • Tetrahydro Linalool
  • Nerolidol
  • Methyl Heptenone
  • Ethyl Linalool
  • SL
  • Geraniol
  • Nerol
  • Geranyl Nitrile

Increasing energy and feedstocks prices driven by high oil and naphtha prices have resulted in a continuous increase of the cost of these products. It is necessary to partially offset these cost increases to ensure ability to provide reliable supply.

Kuraray Co., Ltd. will make every effort to sustain the level of service and quality with innovative technologies.