Trinseo raises prices of PS and copolymers

Trinseo raises prices of PS and copolymers
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), ABS and SAN grades.

Effective August 1, 2018, or as existing contract terms allow, the contract and spot prices for the products listed below will increase as follows:
  • Styron general purpose polystyrene grades (GPPS) by 30 Euro per metric ton
  • Styron and Styron A-Tech high impact polystyrene grades (HIPS) by 30 Euro per metric ton
  • Magnum ABS resins by 30 Euro per metric ton
  • Tyril SAN resins by 30 Euro per metric ton

Source: Trinseo