Allnex Announces Price Increases on its Liquid Resins and Additives Product Portfolio in North America

Alpharetta, Georgia – May 19, 2014 – Allnex announced today that due to the increase in raw material costs, the company is forced to raise the price of the Liquid Resins and Additives (LRA) portfolio sold in North America, which includes the following product groups:

  • ADDITOL® Coating Additives
  • BECKOPOX™ and BECKOCURE™ Epoxy Resins,Dispersions and Hardeners
  • DAOTAN™ Polyurethane Dispersions
  • DUROFTAL™ Polyester Resins and Dispersions
  • DUROXYN™ Epoxy and Epoxy Ester Emulsions
  • MACRYNAL®, VIACRYL® and UCECRYL® Acrylic Resins, Emulsions and Dispersions
  • MODAFLOW® Coating Additives
  • PC DEFOAMER® Fuel and Lubricant Additives
  • RESYDROL® Waterborne Alkyd Emulsions
  • VIALKYD® Solventborne Alkyd Resins

The price of products in the portfolio will be increased by up to
$0.05/lb. The adjustment will be effective for all shipments as of June 19, 2014, or as contract terms permit, and is in addition to any previously announced price adjustment.

Allnex is committed to servicing and delivering value to customers.  We wish to thank our customers for their valued business.

About Allnex –

A global company with $1.5 billion in sales, Allnex is a leading supplier of resins for architectural, industrial, OEM and special purpose coatings. We are recognized as a specialty chemicals pioneer and known for our professionalism and for offering the broadest portfolio of high quality, innovative liquid resins and additives, radiation cured and powder coating resins, and crosslinkers for use on wood, metal, plastic, and other surfaces. With manufacturing facilities and research and technology support centers located throughout the world, we also provide responsive, local support to our customers, helping them to rapidly bring advanced coating solutions to the market.