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Arkema and Wacker Announce Hike in Product Prices

SpecialChem / Feb 17, 2012

The Leading Companies Arkema and Wacker have decided to increase the price of some of their products, as listed in the table below. This price increase is necessary to support continued investment in reliable supply.

Company

Country

Product Name

Price Increase

Date

Arkema - Evatane® (High Content Ethylene - Vinyl Acetate Copolymers), Lotryl® (Ethylene - Acrylate Copolymers), Lotader® (Ethylene - Acrylate Terpolymers), and Orevac® (Grafted Polyolefins) €100/MT March 1, 2012
WACKER POLYMERS the Americas VINNAPAS® vinyl acetate-ethylene and ethylene-vinyl chloride-based copolymer dispersions $0.03 per wet pound February 29, 2012

This action is necessitated by the continuing escalation in the costs of key raw materials and is in addition to previously announced increases.

Sources: Specialchem Editorial Team
Taken from Arkema and Wacker


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