Kemira to Increase Prices for Products in North America
Oct. 3, 2008 - Kemira Chemicals Inc. today announced product dependant price increases in North America ranging from 5% to 20% for products supplied to the paper industry.
Kemira said that raw material costs continue to increase and have outpaced the price hikes implemented this year. Coupled with the rise in energy and freight costs, Kemira said it has no choice but to pass these increases on to its customers.
The price increase will be effective on November 1, 2008, Kemira said.
SOURCE: Kemira Chemicals Inc.