HELSINKI, Nov. 15, 2017 (Press Release) -Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increases across its coagulant and polymer product lines in the EMEA region.
The price increases, which become effective on January 1st, 2018 or as contracts allow, are necessary due to overall significant and continued increases in costs of both freight and many key raw materials, where the supply-demand situation is challenging.
MACON, GA, Nov. 1, 2017 (PRNewswire) -KaMin LLC announced today that it will increase prices for kaolin clay products for the global paper and packaging industry by 5 percent effective Jan. 1, 2018, or as contracts allow. "This price increase is necessary to ensure our long-term sustainability," stated Mark Gillespie, Vice President of Commercial. "KaMin has continued to invest to meet regulatory requirements, as well as continued increases in labor, energy and freight/logistics costs."Read more
WILMINGTON, DE, June 12, 2017 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices by seven percent on most (AKD) sizing products and all wet strength products across the North America region, effective immediately or as customer contracts allow. The price increase is necessary due to the increase in certain raw material costs combined with a tightening overall global supply chain.Read more
WILMINGTON, DE, May 12, 2017 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices by 10 to 20 percent on all wet strength and sizing product lines across the EMEA region, effective immediately or as customer contracts allow. The price increase is necessary due to the significant increase in key raw material costs.Read more
MILAN, Italy, May 9, 2017 (Press Release) -Due to the persistent and steep raw materials cost increase, Mare announces a general price increase up to 20% for its wet strength resins and up to 15% for its sizing agent portfolio.
Price increase will be effective immediately where allowed by existing contracts. Additional increases may be applied if the raw materials escalation continues.
Mare is a major supplier of functional and process chemicals to the pulp and paper industry.Read more
HELSINKI, May 8, 2017 (Press Release) -Kemira announces a price increase for its paper sizing products in EMEA. The adjustment will be effective immediately or as customer contracts allow.
The price increase of the ASA sizing chemicals will be approximately 5-10%, depending on the specific formulations and can differ in selected geographies. This adjustment is necessary due to increased raw material costs and currency variations.Read more
LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, April 19, 2017 (Press Release) -Driven by continued increases in cost of raw materials, transportation, and energy, BASF will increase prices across the portfolios of paper and water chemicals with immediate effect as contracts allow. Price increases of 5 to 10 percent globally are targeted for selected product lines while measured increases will be implemented for specific products and delivery locations.
Paper coating chemicals are not affected by the price increase.
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HELSINKI, March 31, 2017 (Press Release) -Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increase for its polymer product line across all European countries.
The price increase is necessary due to overall significant cost increase and global tight supply of many key raw materials across our entire polymer product line:Read more