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News Releases 2017

Price Revisions for PVOH resin

May 16, 2017
Kuraray Co., Ltd.

Kuraray announces that it will increase the prices of KURARAY POVAL, ELVANOL, EXCEVAL and MOWIFLEX as detailed below. With the continued global rise in the prices of crude oil, naphtha and utility cost, it has now become necessary for us to reflect these increases in the prices of the above mentioned products. This increase will take effect June 1, 2017.

1. Scope of revisions PVOH resin
KURARAY POVAL, ELVANOL, EXCEVAL and MOWIFLEX
2. Effective date Shipments on or after June 1, 2017
3. Scope of revision and price increase
Region Price increase
Japan ¥ 10/kg
Asia- Pacific US$ 100/ton
North America, South America US$ 100/ton
Middle East, Africa US$ 100/ton
Europe Euro 100/ton