Ahlstrom to Hike Prices by 5-10% Globally in 2013 for Filtration Materials

Oct. 31, 2012 - Ahlstrom announced that it will increase prices in the first quarter of 2013 for its filtration materials globally as a consequence of the continued high level of raw materials prices, such as specialty fibers, chemicals and energy.

Ahlstrom said the level and timing of the increase will depend on the markets served, the raw material content of the product and the agreements in place.

The increase will be between 5-10%, the company added.

SOURCE: Ahlstrom