Kemira to increase prices of process chemicals by up to 25% in APAC from Jan 1, 2018

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Kemira to increase prices of process chemicals by up to 25% in APAC from Jan 1, 2018

December 20, 2017 - 00:51
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HELSINKI, Dec. 20, 2017 (Press Release) -Kemira, the leading global chemicals company serving customers in pulp & paper industry and other water intensive industries, announces price increases of up to 25% for its process chemical product lines.

The price adjustment of process chemicals are a result of challenging key raw material and energy supply situation as well as the rising transportation cost of raw material and finished goods.

The price increases of the process chemicals will become effective on January 1st, 2018 or as contracts and other conditions allow.

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 and water treatment. In 2016, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.4 billion and 4,800 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.