Price increase for Evonik’s VISIOMER® Specialty Methacrylate Monomers
| Subj: Press-releses
Effective October 1, 2017, the Evonik segment Performance Materials will increase the prices for all VISIOMER® Specialty Monomers in Europe.
As far as permissible under existing agreements, the increase will
amount 300-500 ˆ per ton depending on product.
Evonik is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals. The focus on more specialty businesses, customer-orientated innovative prowess and a trustful and performance-oriented corporate culture form the heart of Evonik’s corporate
strategy. They are the lever for profitable growth and a sustained increase in the value of the company. Evonik benefits specifically from its customer proximity and leading market positions. Evonik is active in over 100 countries around the world with more than 35,000 employees. In fiscal 2016, the enterprise generated
sales of around ˆ12.7 billion and an operating profit (adjusted EBITDA) of about ˆ2.165 billion.
About Performance Materials
The Performance Materials Segment is managed by Evonik Performance Materials GmbH. The segment focuses its global activities on developing and manufacturing polymer materials and intermediates, especially for use in agriculture and in the rubber and plastics industry. In 2016, the segment’s roughly 4,400 employees generated sales about ˆ3.2 billion.