1/13/2021 - Stock exchange release

Kemira increases prices of sizing technologies in EMEA

Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in the pulp and paper industry, announces price increases for sizing technologies in the EMEA region.  

The adjustments will be effective immediately or as contracts allow.

Product Price increase
FennoSize™ ASA 5-10%
FennoSize™ Rosin emulsion 10-20%
FennoSize™ AKD emulsion 10-15%
FennoSize™ SAE surface size 5-10%

These price adjustments are necessary due to continuous cost increases of raw materials, safety measures, energy, logistics, and regulatory compliance requirements, combined with limited availability of key raw materials used in the manufacturing of these sizing products.

Kemira remains committed to providing high-quality products and service to the industry globally.

Harri Eronen
Senior Vice President, Commercial, Pulp & Paper EMEA
harri.eronen (a) kemira.com

Nicholas Morgan
Product Line Manager Sizing, Pulp & Paper EMEA
nick.morgan (a) kemira.com

Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries. We provide best suited products and expertise to improve our customers’ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas and water treatment. In 2019, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.7 billion and over 5,000 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.