Trinseo, the global manufacturer of plastics, announced price increases in August for its polystyrene, polycarbonate, and copolymers.
Trinseo noted on its website that general purpose polystyrene (GPPS) will increase €30/mt from 1 August. High impact polystyrene (HIPS) will increase by the same amount.
Meanwhile, acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) prices will increase €50/mt and styrene acrylonitrile €40/mt.
And its polycarbonate resins will increase €40/mt.
The company also noted that the increases will apply as contracts allow and are for both spot and contract prices.