PARSIPPANY, NJ, April 2, 2018 (Press Release) -Due to continued shortages and ongoing cost pressure in silicone and silicone-based materials, Sun Chemical will increase prices by 30 percent on its entire silicone-based product line in North America, effective May 1, 2018.Read more
LUDWIGSBURG, Germany, March 22, 2018 (Press Release) -Effective March 26, 2018, or as existing contracts allow, BASF will increase its prices in EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa) for polymer dispersions by up to 80 euros per metric ton and acrylic hotmelts as well as redispersible powders by up to 140 euros per metric ton.
The price adjustments are necessary due to continued increase of raw material costs and general expenses (e.g. freight costs).Read more
COLUMBUS, OH, March 7, 2018 (Business Wire) -Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”) today announced that it will increase all off-list pricing for the following epoxy resins and Bisphenol A (BPA) in North America effective April 1, 2018, or as contracts allow. All other terms and conditions of sale remain unchanged.
WILMINGTON, DE, Feb. 19, 2018 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices by up to 15 percent on all wet strength resins globally, effective immediately. The price increase is necessary due to the significant increase in key raw material costs combined with a tightening of available supply.
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HELSINKI, Feb. 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increases for all polymer products in the EMEA region.
The price increase of +8-10% for all applications, which will become effective on 1st March 2018 or as contracts allow, is necessary due to a continuing increase in key raw materials and freight cost across Europe.Read more
WILMINGTON, DE, Feb. 12, 2018 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices for all polyacrylamide, polyacrylate and organic coagulants across the North America and EMEA regions effective immediately. Depending on the product, prices will increase by 3 to 7 percent in North America, and 5 to 10 percent across EMEA. The price increase is necessary due to the steep increase of key feedstock materials such as propylene, acrylonitrile, epichlorohydrin, acrylic acid and caustic soda over the last two months.Read more
HONG KONG, Feb. 2, 2018 (Press Release) -“Amazon Papyrus Chemicals (APC), Hong Kong, announces a price increase of 5 - 15% depending on the products, with immediate effect or wherever contracts allow. This price increase is necessary due to a significant increase in raw material, manufacturing, packaging, transportation and regulatory costs. The APC team will continue to work proactively with our customers to further optimize applications related to process and functional chemicals, ensuring a favorable return on investments.”
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MEMPHIS, TN, Feb. 1, 2018 (Press Release) -Buckman is announcing a global price adjustment on select pulp and paper product lines effective March 1, 2018, or as contracts allow. The price increase will be 10 to 25 percent, dependent on geographic location and products and services sold. In some areas increases may be higher where exchange-rate-based adjustments are necessary.
These price adjustments are being driven by the rising cost of raw materials, energy and transportation.
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