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25 May 2012  

Anthony Greenwood and Leanna Mailer report on the recent decision in Kingspan v Borealis

The recent judgment in Kingspan Environmental Ltd v Borealis A/S [2012], handed down on 1 May in the Commercial Court, provides a graphic reminder of the balance between risk and the legal and practical dynamics that exist between raw materials suppliers and product manufacturers.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Balmoral Group Ltd v Borealis UK Ltd & ors [2006] EWHC 1900 (Comm)

    Dornoch Ltd & ors v The Mauritius Union Assurance Co Ltd & anor [2005] EWHC 1887

    Kingspan Environmental Ltd & ors v Borealis A/S & anor [2012] EWHC 1147 (Comm)

    Trafigura Beheer BV v Kookmin Bank Co [2006] EWHC 1450 (Comm)