Styron: Price increases for polystyrene in Europe

Styron Europe GmbH and its affiliate companies in Europe announced price increases for all polystyrene grades. Effective immediately, or as existing contract terms allow, the October contract and spot prices for the products listed below, will increase as follows:

STYRON™ general purpose polystyrene grades (GPPS), STYRON™ and STYRON A-TECH™ high impact polystyrene grades (HIPS) by 50 Euro per metric ton.

The price increase responds to the rising costs associated with the manufacturing of polystyrene grades in Europe.