Ahlstrom to Hike Pricing for Air and Liquid Filter Media

Ahlstrom will increase pricing for its air and liquid filter media by up to 10% on Dec. 1 depending on markets, products and the agreements in place.

Oct. 10, 2014 - Ahlstrom said that it will increase pricing for its air and liquid filter media produced by the Transportation Filtration business area. The increases will be up to 10% depending on markets, products and the agreements in place.

"The price increases will be made to compensate for the continued high level of certain raw material costs, utilities-related inflation and regional currency impacts," Ahstrom said in a press statement.

The price increases will affect all transportation filtration products worldwide and become effective December 1, 2014.

Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company. Its products are used in a large variety of everyday applications, such as filters, medical gowns and drapes, diagnostics, wallcoverings, flooring and food packaging. To learn more, please visit: www.ahlstrom.com.

SOURCE: Ahlstrom