In view of continuously rising raw material, energy and transportation costs and in order to secure the position as reliable, service oriented and flexible, supplier Freudenberg Vliesstoffe KG is announcing a price increase for polyester spunlaids.
Polyester spunlaids for carpet and the automotive industry as well as numerous special applications are affected.
“Generally the price increase will be in the range of von 6 – 8% valid from January 1, 2011. All indications relevant to raw-materials, energy and freight costs show further increases also in 2011.
"Unfortunately, in view of this development we need to pass on at least some of this increase to the market,” saidMarc Schmidt, director of marketing and sales.