Kemira to increase pulp and paper FennoSize AKD chemicals prices by 5-10% in EMEA

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Kemira to increase pulp and paper FennoSize AKD chemicals prices by 5-10% in EMEA

January 24, 2017 - 22:46
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HELSINKI, Jan. 25, 2017 (Press Release) -Kemira announces a price increase for its Pulp & Paper FennoSize AKD product line in EMEA. The adjustment will be effective immediately or as customer contracts allow.

The price increase of the AKD sizing chemicals will be approximately 5-10%, depending on the specific formulations and can differ in selected geographies. This adjustment is necessary due to significant raw material costs increases.

Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries. We provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve our customers’ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2015, Kemira had annual revenue of EUR 2.4 billion and around 4,700 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.