Celanese raises vinyl acetate-based emulsions prices
Celanese Corporation will increase the price of vinyl acetate-based dispersions sold in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. PVAc homopolymer, vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) and vinyl copolymer dispersions will increase by up to €50/MT effective April 1, 2014, or as contracts allow. This price increase affects all applications including, but not limited to, adhesives, paints and coatings, building and construction, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet, paper and textiles. The above price increase is in addition to the price increase previously announced on January 17, 2014, of up to € 25/MT effective February 1, 2014.