-- Styron Europe GmbH and its affiliate companies in Europe yesterday
announced price increases for all CALIBRE and EMERGE polycarbonate compound
& blends products.
Effective May 1, or as existing contract terms allow,
the price for these products will rise by 150 Euro per metric ton.
is a leading global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and
rubber, dedicated to collaborating with customers to deliver innovative and
sustainable solutions. Styron's technology solutions are used by customers in
industries such as home appliances, automotive, building & construction,
carpet, commercial transportation, consumer electronics, consumer goods,
electrical & lighting, medical, packaging, paper & paperboard, rubber
goods and tires.
Styron had approximately USD 6 billion in revenue in
2011, with 20 manufacturing sites around the world, and 2100 employees.