News Releases 2016

Price Increase of SEPTON, HYBRAR and TU-Polymer

December 26, 2016
Kuraray Co., Ltd.

The Elastomers Business Unit will raise the transaction prices of following Elastomer products in all regions effective February 1, 2017 or as existing supply agreements allow ALL SEPTON, HYBRAR and TU-Polymer: $0.25 per kilogram.

Increasing feedstock prices during the course of 2016 have increased the costs to produce these specialty high performance materials. It is necessary to recover a portion of these increases to ensure ongoing supply and new product innovation.