DSM has said that it will not pass on rising costs to end markets
straight away, despite an otherwise excellent Q2 blighted across
the board by yet more increases in raw material and energy prices
stemming from political tensions.
Long term investments in added-value products contributed to
British starch group Tate & Lyle's end of year results with
strong US performance offsetting squeezed margins due to surging
raw material prices. A lift in demand...
Higher raw material prices, a tighter competitive market place and
uncertainty over HFCS contracts in the US sees UK carbohydrates
ingredients company Tate & Lyle announcing a disappointing
trading update for the third quarter.