Kraton Announces Global Price Increase for Rosin Ester, Terpene and AMS/AMS Phenolic Products

Thursday, Jun 01, 2017

Kraton Corporation, a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from renewable resources, announces a global price increase of $50-100/MT for AQUATAC™, SYLVALITE™ and SYLVATAC™,  and SYLVACOTE™ Rosin Ester product lines. SYLVARES™ and ZONATAC™ Terpene and AMS/AMS phenolic specialty product lines will see an increase from $200-500/MT.  The increase is due to the current changing market condition in the chemical industry, which has been impacted by higher prices for raw materials.

The price increase may vary depending on product composition and delivery locations.  Subject to the terms of any applicable contract, the price increase for these products will take effect July 1, 2017.

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