MOSCOW (MRC) -- Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, has increase March list and off-list selling prices for Ateva EVA polymers, as per the company's press release.
The price increase was USD100 per tonne for shipments to Asia.
As MRC reported before, in February 2017, Celanese Corporation announced that it would increase the price of emulsions sold in the Americas. Vinyl acetate homopolymer emulsions, vinyl acrylic emulsions, vinyl acetate ethylene emulsions, and acrylic emulsions rose by up to USD0.03/wet pound effective March 1, 2017, or as contracts allow. This price increase affects all applications including, but not limited to, adhesives, paints and coatings, building and construction, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet, paper and textiles.
This announcement is in addition to the price increase for vinyl acetate based emulsions which was announced on October 14, 2016, and effective November 15, 2016.
Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications.Based in Dallas, Celanese employs approximately 7,300 employees worldwide and had 2016 net sales of USD5.4 billion.