Arkema: Price increase of Evatane® EVA copolymers

Arkema announced an 80 €/MT price increase across its Evatane® range (High Content Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Copolymers) effective February 1st 2012.

This price increase has become necessary as the cost of raw materials is again rising in January 2012 whereas EVA market prices seriously deteriorated in Q4 2011.