Valspar Announces Price Increase for Powder Coatings
October 7, 2010
Valspar has implemented price increases for protective coatings products in the company’s general industrial line serving the pipe and rebar markets. Pricing changes will take effect for all shipments on or after Oct. 15. The continued escalation in the price for epoxy, a key raw material used to manufacture fusion bonded epoxy coating products, necessitated the action.
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