Kemira increases prices of wet strength chemicals in EMEA

05/12/2017 News
Kemira announces a price increase for its paper wet strength products in EMEA. The adjustment will be effective immediately or as customer contracts allow.
The price increase of the wet strength chemicals will be up to 15%, depending on the specific formulations and can differ in selected geographies. This adjustment is necessary due to significant increase in key raw material costs.
More information:
Harri Eronen
SVP, Commercial, Pulp & Paper, EMEA
Tel. +49 171 802 8790
Janne Silonsaari
Director, Product Line Management, Pulp & Paper, EMEA
Tel. +358 50 409 9264
Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries. We provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve our customers' product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2016, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.4 billion and 4,800 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.