Celanese hikes VAE emulsions costs in the Americas
February 10, 2012
Celanese Corporation said it will increase the price of all emulsions—vinyl acetate/ethylene (VAE), vinyl acrylic, pure acrylic, PVAc homopolymers and other copolymers—sold in the Americas by $0.03 / wet pound, effective February 20, 2012, or as contracts allow.
This price increase affects applications including, but not limited to, adhesives, paint and coatings, building and construction, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet, paper and textiles.
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