DuPont: Price Increase for EVA in Europe, Middle East and Africa

DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers is announcing a general price increase of 10% on DuPont™Elvax® EVA copolymer resins for Europe, Middle East and Africa. An increase higher than 10% will apply to some specific product grades. New prices will take effect June 1, 2011 or as contracts permit.

This price increase is required to support supply of continuously high Elvax® market demand and contribute to DuPont's continued reinvestment to meet future market needs of high quality EVA copolymers, reports the company.