DSM Powder Coating Resins Announces Price Increase for Europe, Middle East and Africa
November 2, 2010
DSM Powder Coating Resins announced a price increase for its range of Uralac powder coating resins sold in Europe, Middle East and Africa effective for all orders shipped on or after November 1, 2010, or as otherwise permitted by the terms and conditions of customer contracts. Prices are increased by 0.10-0.12 EUR/kg for shipments from Europe and by 0.13-0.15 USD/kg for shipments from Asia. Prices are being adjusted due to the strong increase in costs for feedstocks used in the manufacture of polyester powder coating resins.
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