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Eastman Increases Piccotac™ Hydrocarbon Resins Prices on January 1, 2010

Published on 2009-12-02. Author : SpecialChem

KINGSPORT, Tenn. -- Eastman Chemical Company is increasing prices on the following products effective January 1, or as contracts allow. The primary drivers for this increase are the sustained increase in hyrdrocarbon feedstock costs and C5 resin availability due to lighter cracking and demand recovery.

Piccotac™ Hydrocarbon Resins: Price increase of $US 0.08 /lb ($US 0.18/kg).

Eastman's chemicals, fibers and plastics are used as key ingredients in products that people use every day. Approximately 10,000 Eastman employees around the world blend technical expertise and innovation to deliver practical solutions. The company is committed to finding sustainable business opportunities within the diverse markets it serves. A global company headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA, Eastman had 2008 sales of $6.7 billion.

Source: Eastman Chemical Company

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