06 March 2018
06 March 2018
Aliancys has today announced a price increase of €150 per ton for its vinyl ester and speciality resin product portfolio sold in Europe, the Middle East and India. The price increase will take effect for all new deliveries after 1 March 2018.
This price increase is in addition to those announced last month for the vinyl ester and speciality resin products.
“The pricing of our key raw materials for our vinyl ester resins and speciality resins continues to sharply increase,” explains Fons Harbers, Marketing & Sales Director of Aliancys. "This leaves us no choice but to raise the prices of our products as a result."
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