MOSCOW (MRC) -- Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, has increased list and off-list selling prices for Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM) in Asia, said the producer in its press release.
The price increases below was effective as of 13 September, or as contracts otherwise allow, and are incremental to any previously announced increases: CNY500/mt for China and USD100/mt for Asia (outside of China).
Earlier, on 6 September, 2017, the same price increase was already implemented by Celanese for the same products and regions.
Besides, the company raised prices of PP-based short- and long-fiber thermoplastics by USD0.11/lb for North and South America.
As MRC informed earlier, on 6 September 2017, Celanese increased its prices of VAM emulsions in Asia. Thus, the company raised the price of vinyl acetate-based emulsions sold in China by CNY500/mt and in Asia (outside of China) - by USD100/mt.
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.