Engineering Materials

Press release

DSM announces global price increase for its polyamide 6 and 66 compounds and PBTs portfolio

Geleen, NL, 20 Nov 2020 09:45 CET

Royal DSM, a purpose-led global science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, announces a price increase for its Akulon®, Novamid®, Tufnyl® polyamide 6 and 66 compounds portfolio and for its Arnite® and Tufbet® PBT portfolio.

The price increases are effective 01 December 2020 or as contracts allow. The table below reflects the price increases of the our PA6, PA66 and PBT portfolio across the key regions.

  Europe North America Asia
Akulon®, Novamid®, Tufnyl® PA6 +€140 per mT +$0.07 per lb +$160 per mT
Akulon®, Novamid®, Tufnyl® PA66 +€200 per mT +$0.11 per lb +$240 per mT
Arnite®, Tufbet® PBT +€140 per mT +$0.07 per lb +$160 per mT

While DSM Engineering Materials continues to pursue and implement cost saving initiatives targeted at absorbing the impact of raw material escalations, this price increase is necessary to ensure DSM’s Engineering Materials long-term position as leading supplier of engineering materials.

For more information

Jos van Haastrecht

Global Director Communications & External Affairs
DSM Materials Cluster
+31 (0) 6 209 637 86