The price increase of €100/tonne will take place on 1 February 2012.

AOC reports that this price increase is a result of higher prices for several raw materials. The company says these conditions are expected to continue throughout the first quarter of 2012.

AOC, headquartered in Tennessee, USA, is a global supplier of resins, gel-coats, colorants, additives and synergistic material systems for the composites and cast polymers industries.