12.12.2017 - 06:04DSM: Price increase for Polyamide 6
Royal DSM announces price increases in the EMEA region for its "Akulon" and "Novamid" polyamide 6 unfilled polymer grades for film, extrusion and injection molding. These price increases are due to increased raw material and other costs. This increase will take effect immediately where contracts...
04.12.2017 - 09:10Trinseo: Price Increases for Polystyrene, Polycarbonate and Copolymers in Europe
Trinseo, a global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, and its affiliate companies in Europe announced today price increases for all polystyrene (PS), polycarbonate (PC), ABS and SAN grades. Effective December 1, 2017, or as existing contract terms allow,...
01.12.2017 - 12:33BASF increases prices of additives for plastics applications
Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, BASF is increasing the prices by 15 percent globally for a majority of products in its additives portfolio for plastic applications. Price increases will apply to the following product classes: Antioxidants Light stabilizers, flame retardants and...
28.11.2017 - 10:52LyondellBasell and Suez purchase plastics recycling company Quality Circular Polymers
LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, recently announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a 50 percent stake in Quality Circular Polymers (QCP), a high standard plastics recycling company in Sittard-Geleen, Netherlands. Under the...
27.11.2017 - 10:17Songwon: Global price increases for polymer stabilizers
Songwon is raising the price of the majority of its polymer stabilizers. The increase will vary depending on product type: Antioxidants: 5 to 10 percent UV absorbers and thioesters: 5 to 15 percent The new prices will apply from December 1, 2017, or as contracts allow.