KINGSPORT, Tenn., Sep. 14, 2017 - Eastman Chemical Company is increasing prices on the following products Oct. 01, or as contracts allow. These increases are due to elevated operating costs, especially in raw materials.
EASTMAN™ ISOPROPYL ACEATE, BU : Offlist Price increase of $USD 0.050/LB ($USD 0.110/KG) in North America and Latin America. EASTMAN™ ISOBUTYL ACETATE, BU : Offlist Price increase of $USD 0.060/LB ($USD 0.130/KG) in North America and Latin America. EASTMAN™ IB SOLVENT, BU : Offlist Price increase of $USD 0.060/LB ($USD 0.130/KG) in North America and Latin America.
EASTMAN™ ETHYL ACETATE, URETHANE GRADE, BU : Offlist Price increase of $USD 0.030/LB ($USD 0.070/KG) in North America and Latin America.
About Eastman Chemical Company
Eastman is a global advanced materials and specialty additives company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in more than 100 countries and had 2016 revenues of approximately $9.0 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 14,000 people around the world. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.