Dow Electrical & Telecommunications announces price increase
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Effective July 1, 2012, Dow Electrical and Telecommunications will increase the prices of its products. The detail for grades in the
US and Canada are as follows:
All Power and Telecom Jacketing Grades will increase $0.06 per pound.
All Medium and High Voltage Insulation Compounds will increase $ 0.09 per pound.
All Semicon and Shield Compounds will increase $0.09 per pound.
All Specialties including our UNIGARD™ and UNIPURGE™ product lines will increase $0.12 per pound.
All other grades not included in the above categories will increase $0.12 per pound.
Customers have been informed of this necessary action. Further details are being communicated to customers by local Dow Electrical and Telecommunications account executives. Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company (“Dow”) or an affiliated company of Dow
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