Price Adjustments: Celanese

Celanese Price Adjustment History

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Product:
PVAc homopolymer, VAE copolymer, acrylic and vinyl acrylic emulsions (Europe)

Increase:
€50/MT

Date:
October 1, 2007

Rationale:
Increase reflects unique technology and delivery requirements for each product  

Product:
Pure acrylic emulsions and vinyl-acrylic emulsions

Increase:
6 cents/wet lb. and 2 cents/wet lb., respectively

Date:
September 15, 2009

Rationale:
No reason given.  

Product:
Pure acrylic emulsions and vinyl-based emulsions

Increase:
5 cents/wet lb and 3 cents/wet lb, respectively

Date:
January 1, 2010

Rationale:
No reason given.  

Product:
Vinyl acetate homopolymer and vinyl acetate ethylene emulsions

Increase:
3 cents/wet lb (North America)

Date:
April 1, 2010

Rationale:
No reason given.  

Product:
All acrylics sold in Europe

Increase:
€150/ton

Date:
July 1, 2010

Rationale:  

Product:
Ateva® EVA for grades containing a vinyl acetate level of 25% or greater

Increase:
$0.06/lb

Date:
August 1, 2010

Rationale:  

Product:
Acetic Acid, Acetic Anhydride and Vinyl Acetate Monomer

Increase:
$30-60/MT

Date:
September 1, 2010

Rationale:  

Product:
Acetic Acid

Increase:
400 RMB/MT in China; US$30/MT in Asia outside China

Date:
November 1, 2010

Rationale:  

Product:
Acetic Anhydride

Increase:
450 RMB/MT in China; US$40/MT in Asia outside China

Date:
November 1, 2010

Rationale: 

Product:
Acetic acid

Increase:
U.S., Canada and Mexico: $0.05/lb; Central and South America: $100/mt; Europe: €75/mt; China: 700 RMB/mt; Asia outside China: $100/mt

Date:
November 15, 2010

Rationale:  

Product:
Ateva® EVA

Increase:
$0.06/lb

Date:
January 1, 2011

Rationale:  

Product:
LDPE

Increase:
$0.05/lb

Date:
January 1, 2011

Rationale:  

Product:
Acetic Acid, Acetic Anhydride, VAM, ETAC, BUAC, MIBK, MIBC

Increase:
US$0.03-0.05/lb in US, Canada and Mexico; US$60-120/mt in Central and South America; €30-80/mt in Europe; and US$40/mt in Asia outside China

Date:
February 1, 2011

Rationale: 

Product:
Hostaform®, Celcon® and Amcel® acetal copolymer (POM)

Increase:
Up to 0.27 USD/kg or higher on selected products.

Date:
February 15, 2011

Rationale: 

Product:
Celstran® LFT

Increase:
Up to 0.27 USD/kg or higher on selected products.

Date:
February 15, 2011

Rationale:  

Product:
Celanex® PBT, Vandar® PBT, Impet® PET and Riteflex® TPC-ET polyesters

Increase:
Up to 0.48 USD/kg or higher on selected products.

Date:
February 15, 2011

Rationale: 

Product:
All emulsions sold in Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Increase:
€150/ton

Date:
April 1, 2011

Rationale: 

Product:
All grades of Ateva® EVA

Increase:
$0.08/lb

Date:
April 15, 2011

Rationale: 

Product:
All grades of LDPE

Increase:
$0.06/lb

Date:
April 15, 2011

Rationale:  

Product:
All emulsions sold in Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Increase:
€90/ton

Date:
July 1, 2011

Rationale:  

Product:
Acetate flake and acetate tow for core grade items

Increase:
8-10%

Date:
October 1, 2011

Rationale: 

Product:
All vinyl acetate/ethylene (VAE) emulsions sold in the Americas

Increase:
$0.03/wet lb

Date:
October 15, 2011

Rationale:  

Product:
Ateva® EVA

Increase:
$0.10/lb

Date:
March 1, 2012

Rationale: 

Product:
LDPE

Increase:
$0.06/lb

Date:
March 1, 2012

Rationale:  

Product:
Acrylic based emulsions (full acrylic and styrene acrylic emulsions) sold in Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Increase:
€ 80/MT

Date:
April 1, 2012

Rationale: 

Product:
All emulsions (vinyl acetate/ethylene (VAE), vinyl acrylic, pure acrylic, PVAc homopolymers and other copolymers) sold in the Americas 

Increase:
$0.03/wet lb

Date:
May 14, 2012

Rationale:  

Product:
This price increase includes all vinyl acetate and acrylic based emulsions and affects applications including, but not limited to, adhesives, paint and coatings, building and construction, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet, paper and textiles. 

Increase:
Up to € 80/MT

Date:
June 1, 2012

Rationale:  

Product:
Pricing for unique and/or low volume tow items and specialty tow items will increase by a differentiated amount.


Increase:
Acetate two for core grade items will increase by 8-10%

Date:
July 1, 2012

Rationale:  

Product:
Increase list and off-list selling prices for the following products.
 
Amount:
 
Product - USD/LB - USD/MT - Euro/MT 
Acetic Acid - $0.03 - $70 - €40 
Vinyl Acetate Monomer - $0.05 - $110 - €40 
Acetic Anhydride - $0.03 - $70 - €40 
Ethyl Acetate - $0.05 - $110 - €50 
Butyl Acetate - 0 - 0 - €20 
 
Date:
August 1, 2012
 
Rationale: 
Product:
Increase list and off-list selling prices for the following products.
 
Amount:
 
Product - Euro/MT 
Vinyl Acetate Monomer - €80 
Ethyl Acetate - €60 
Butyl Acetate - €100 
 
 
 
Date:
September 1, 2012
 
Rationale: 


 

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