26 April 2016
26 April 2016
Aliancys has increased the price of its Unsaturated Polyester/ Vinyl ester resins sold in Europe, Middle East and India by € 75 per ton.
The price increase will take effect for all new deliveries after 15 May 2016. This new price increase is on top of the price increase announced by Aliancys in March 2016.
“We see a continuing increase in the pricing of our key raw materials. This leaves us no choice but to raise the prices of our products as a result,” explains Fons Harbers, Marketing & Sales Director.
The Metyx Hungary factory, located in Kaposvár, has recently expanded its warehousing facilities, adding an additional 3,024 m2 of enclosed storage space for composite technical fabrics, packaging and FRP tooling.
The American Composites Manufacturers Association participated in a roundtable discussion about the IMAGINE Act. Known as the Innovative Materials in American Growth and Infrastructure, Newly Expanded (IMAGINE) Act, the new bill is designed to promote the increased use of innovative materials like fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, as well as new manufacturing methods to accelerate the deployment and extend the life of infrastructure projects.
3A Composites Core Materials reports that its BALTEK SB balsa core has been ABS-approved for more than 20 years.