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Trinseo raises prices of PS and copolymers

Trinseo and its affiliate companies in Europe announced today price increases for all polystyrene (PS), ABS and SAN grades.

Lanxess: Price adjustment for PA 6.6 compounds

Lanxess is raising its prices for Durethan A (polyamide 6.6) compounds in Europe, Middle East and Africa by EUR 0.60/kg with immediate effect.

BASF increase prices for polymer dispersions

BASF will increase its prices in EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa) for polymer dispersions by up to 80 euros per metric ton and acrylic hotmelts as well as redispersible powders by up to 140 euros per metric ton.


Clariant to increase prices for masterbatch and compound products

Clariant to increase prices for masterbatch and compound products containing titanium dioxide, polymers, carbon black, pigments, dyes and additives.

DSM announces global price increases for high performance plastics

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces that significant and continuing cost increases of main raw materials.

BASF increases prices for pigments, dyes and preparations worldwide

BASF will increase prices for pigments, dyes and preparations by up to 15% percent worldwide.

LANXESS increases prices for solvent dyes

LANXESS globally increases the prices by up to 20 percent

Clariant to increase prices for all masterbatch

Global price of masterbatch and compound products containing titanium dioxide, carbon black, pigments, dyes and several additives increase effective February 1st 2018 or as soon as contracts allow.

North American PE and PP resin prices both slide in May

North American PP resin prices slipped for the second straight month in May, while prices for PE resin also decreased after a flat month.

Processors seek to shore up depleted inventories

Spot resin trading continued to hum along at a healthy pace the week of April 10, reports the PlasticsExchange in its Market Update.

Producing biodegradable plastic just got cheaper and greener

Researchers from the KU Leuven Centre for Surface Chemistry and Catalysis now present a way to make the PLA production process more simple and waste-free.

DSM announces polyamide 6 price increase

DSM will increase the price for its Akulon and Novamid polyamide 6 polymers and compounds in Europe by 150 euro/ton.

Prices of Evonik's plastics to rise

The Business Line Interface & Performance of Evonik is increasing the prices of its products up to 10%.

Evonik increases prices for PMMA products

Effective October 1 Evonik will increase prices for Plexiglas and Deglas by 6 percent.

BASF increases prices for butanediol and derivatives

The price adjustments is caused mainly by the increase of raw material cost.