H.B. Fuller announces 5-10% price increase on adhesives sold in Central and South America, effective Apr. 3

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H.B. Fuller announces 5-10% price increase on adhesives sold in Central and South America, effective Apr. 3

March 06, 2017 - 18:38
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ST. PAUL, MN, March 6, 2017 (Globe Newswire) -H.B. Fuller Company announced today that, effective April 3, 2017, or as contracts allow, the Latin America Adhesives group of H.B. Fuller will increase the price for adhesives between 5 percent and 10 percent.

These increases affect products sold in Central and South America, including Mexico and Brazil, for the following applications, including but not limited to: packaging, paper converting, flexible packaging, specialty coatings, construction and assembly products, hygiene, window, glass fiber and textile. The increase is necessitated because of recent cost changes and supply constraints to feedstocks, such as propylene, ethylene, methanol, butadiene, isoprene and acetone, which have led to higher raw material costs.

Customers should contact their H.B. Fuller sales representative for more details. Product inquiries may be made toll-free by calling +506 2518 7500.

About H.B. Fuller

For 130 years, H.B. Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. With fiscal 2016 net revenue of $2.1 billion, H.B. Fuller’s commitment to innovation brings together people, products and processes that answer and solve some of the world’s biggest challenges. Our reliable, responsive service creates lasting, rewarding connections with customers in electronics, disposable hygiene, medical, transportation, clean energy, packaging, construction, woodworking, general industries and other consumer businesses. And our promise to our people connects them with opportunities to innovate and thrive. For more information, visit us at www.hbfuller.com and subscribe to our blog.