Price Increase for CoREZYN® and Silmar® Products

(St. Paul, MN – January 31, 2017) Steve Wetzel, National Sales Manager, and Daryl Francis, Business Manager West, announced today that Interplastic Corporation is raising the price of CoREZYN® and Silmar® brand polyester and vinyl ester resins, gel coat, colorants and bonding compounds as outlined below. This increase will take effect for all shipments on or after February 15, 2017.
  • Isophthalic acid based polyester resins and vinyl ester resins will increase by $0.07 per pound.
  • All other unsaturated polyester resins, gel coats, bonding compounds and colorants will increase by $0.05 per pound.
 
Raw material costs are escalating quickly across the board due to shortages caused by planned and unplanned outages as well as stronger international demand. Interplastic is working closely with key suppliers to minimize the impact of the cost increases and maintain supply to support our customers’ growth.