Press Release

Celanese sets vinyl acetate-based emulsions price increase of Yen 200/tonne for China and $30/tonne for the rest of Asia effective July 18

By Wed, Jul 16, 2014

DALLAS and SHANGHAI , July 15, 2014 (Press Release) -Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company and a global leader in VAE emulsions, announced today it will increase the price of vinyl acetate-based emulsions sold in Asia. PVAc homopolymer and vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) emulsions will increase by ¥200/MT for China and $30/MT for the rest of Asia effective July 18, 2014, or as contracts allow.

This price increase affects all applications including, but not limited to, adhesives, paints and coatings, building and construction, glass fiber, carpet and paper.

Customers should contact their Celanese sales representative for more details.

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