Celanese to raise emulsions prices in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Celanese Corporation said it is raising the price of all emulsions
sold in Europe, the Middle East and Africa by up to EUR 80/MT effective
June 1, 2012, or as contracts allow. This price increase includes all
vinyl acetate and acrylic-based emulsions and affects applications
including, but not limited to, adhesives, paint and coatings, building
and construction, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet, paper and textiles.
Celanese also previously announced 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 May 14, 2012, or as contracts allow.