Dallas, August 15, 2016- Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of methyl acetate grades produced at its plant in Tarragona, Spain, by up to €100/MT.  This increase will take effect September 1st 2016, or as contracts and agreements allow.

The company manufactures a full range of methyl acetate grades at its plant in Spain; these products are marketed by Sumitomo Corporation.

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals’ primary product is Selvol, a line of high performance polyvinyl alcohol polymers and copolymers used in paper, adhesive, packaging, construction, personal care, and many other specialty formulations.   Sekisui Specialty Chemicals is a subsidiary of the Sekisui Chemical Group, a multibillion dollar company that delivers a wide range of products and services to enrich people’s lives.  The company is comprised of core businesses and technologies in housing, social infrastructure, and chemical solutions.

For more information, contact Sekisui Specialty Chemicals headquarters at 972-277-2900.

Methyl Acetate Price Increase Release