Middlebury, Connecticut - Chemtura Corp. will increase prices on a range of its polymer additives, effective 15 July, or as contracts allow. The price increases will be on products used primarily by customers in the rubber industry, ranging from $0.10 - $1.10/kg.
The company said the price increases are in response to mounting raw material, energy, and transport costs.
Products affected by the price increases are as follows:
Amine antioxidants $0.15 - $0.60/kg
Polyol stabilizers $0.20 - $0.25/kg
Lowinox CPL $1.10/kg
Sunproof Waxes $0.10/kg
Naugard 445 $0.10/kg
All other products $0.10 - $0.50/kg