The company said the action is necessary to cover increases in all input costs including energy, chemicals, environmental, and regulatory. The company develops, manufactures and markets specialty natural-based ingredient systems for a variety of industrial applications.Read more
Effective October 1, 2010 or as contracts allow, BASF will increase prices in Europe, Africa and Western Asia for polymer dispersions as well as additives by 100 Euro per metric ton, resins and redispersible powders by 170 Euro per metric ton. The price adjustments are necessary due to further significantly increased raw material costs. The products affected by the price increase are used as polymers for adhesives, fiberbonding, architectural coatings and construction chemicals.Read more
Eka Chemicals Inc., the AkzoNobel Pulp and Paper Chemicals business, will implement a 100 USD per short ton price increase with immediate effect for all non-contracted sodium chlorate shipments for NAFTA region.
Contracted customers sodium chlorate pricing will be increased in accordance with individual supply agreements.Read more
Effective October 1, 2010, or as permitted by contract, prices for all Kronos(R) titanium dioxide products sold in North America will be increased by US$0.08 per pound (or equivalent in other currencies).
Kronos Worldwide, Inc. is a major international producer of titanium dioxide products.Read more
Effective Oct. 1, 2010, or as permitted by contract, prices in North America will increase by 8 cents per pound (USD).Read more