Evonik Goldschmidt Corporation’s Industrial Specialties and Household Care business lines have increased prices for products marketed in North America.
Silicone surfactants and specialty silicone additives will increase up to $0.24/lb depending on the product. Organic products including quaternary compounds, surfactants, amine derivatives and specialty organic additives will increase up to $0.29/lb depending on the product. Select products will be subject to higher increases.
Rising raw materials, energy, and transportation costs were cited as the major reasons for the increase.