PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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.
 

About Interplastic Corporation
Interplastic Corporation is a specialty chemical company with its headquarters in St. Paul, Minnesota. The company focuses on the production and sale of unsaturated polyester and vinyl ester resins, gel coats, adhesives & compounds and colorants for the composites and cast polymer industries. Interplastic is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified. Interplastic Corporation is a subsidiary of IP Corporation, a specialty chemical company with its headquarters in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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For more information contact:

Michelle Allshouse
Marketing Communications Manager
Interplastic Corporation
651.481.6860
mallshouse@ip-corporation.com

www.interplastic.com