Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediate Price Increases in Americas and Europe

Business Wire 13-Jan-2017 6:00 PM

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, will increase list and off-list selling prices for the following acetyl intermediate products. The price increases below will be effective February 1, 2017, or as contracts allow.

Product USA/Canada Mexico and South Europe

USD/lb

America

EUR/MT

USD/MT

VAM $0.02 $50 50
Product

North and South America

USD/lb
Paraformaldehyde 91-93% $0.035
Product

North and South America

USD/lb
Formaldehyde Solution 50% $0.020
Formaldehyde Solution 37% $0.015

About Celanese

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our two complementary business cores, Acetyl Chain and Materials Solutions, use the full breadth of Celaneses global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for our customers and the corporation. As we partner with our customers to solve their most critical business needs, we strive to make a positive impact on our communities and the world through The Celanese Foundation. Based in Dallas, Celanese employs approximately 7,000 employees worldwide and had 2015 net sales of $5.7 billion. For more information about Celanese and our product offerings, visit www.celanese.com or our blog at www.celaneseblog.com .

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Celanese Corporation Investor Relations Surabhi Varshney, +1-972-443-3078surabhi.varshney@celanese.comorMedia Relations GlobalW. Travis Jacobsen, +1-972-443-3750william.jacobsen@celanese.comorMedia Relations Asia (Shanghai)Helen Zhang, +86 21 3861 9279lan.zhang@celanese.comorMedia Relations Europe (Germany)Jens Kurth, +49(0)69 45009 1574j.kurth@celanese.com

Source: Celanese Corporation