The increase of all grades will be effective from September 1st, 2014.Read more
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Responding to changing market conditions allows Ashland to continue to provide innovative products and industry-leading support that add value for customers.
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HOUSTON, TX, June 23, 2014 (Business Wire) -
Officials with Kuraray America, Inc. today announced that prices will increase by $0.04 on all bags of commercial and XEP grades of EVALTMEVOH, GF and ETC resins. Kuraray America is notifying customers of the change, which will go into effect July 15, 2014 or as contracts allow.
The price increase is due to a significant rise in the costs of packaging resin into bags. The company's carton prices will not be affected by the increase.
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This increase is necessary due to growing demand that is straining plant capacity utilization. Transportation assets are tight, coupled with rising freight rates and fuel prices. In addition natural gas prices have escalated due to unusually cold temperatures this past winter and low inventories.Read more