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Eastman Increases TEXANOL and OPTIFILM Enhancer Products Prices on October 1

Published on 2008-09-11. Author : SpecialChem

KINGSPORT, Tenn. -- Eastman Chemical Company is increasing prices on the following products effective October 1, or as contracts allow. These increases are due to elevated operating costs, particularly in raw materials, energy and freight, and applies to all relative package types.

EASTMAN TEXANOL ESTER ALCOHOL: List and off-list price increases as follows:

  • $US 0.07 /lb in North America
  • $US 0.15kg in Latin America
  • $US 0.20/kg in Asia Pacific Region
  • EUR 0.13/kg in Europe
  • $US 0.20 /kg Middle East and Africa

EASTMAN OPTIFILM ENHANCER PRODUCTS: List and off-list price increases as follows:

  • $US 0.07 /lb in North America
  • $US 0.15kg in Latin America
  • $US 0.20/kg in Asia Pacific Region
  • EUR 0.13/kg in Europe
  • $US 0.20 /kg Middle East and Africa

About Eastman Chemical Company:

Eastman manufactures and markets chemicals, fibers and plastics worldwide. It provides key differentiated coatings, adhesives and specialty plastics products; is a major supplier of cellulose acetate fibers; and produces PET polymers for packaging. As a Responsible Care® company, Eastman is committed to achieving the highest standards of health, safety, environmental and security performance. Founded in 1920 and headquartered in Kingsport, Tenn., Eastman is a FORTUNE 500 company with 2007 sales of $6.8 billion and approximately 10,500 employees.

Source: Eastman Chemical Company


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