The price increase of US$0.03-0.05/lb will take place on all shipments on, or after, 15 February 2012.

“We have received price increases from our major raw material suppliers throughout the last quarter of 2011 and now into the first quarter of 2012,” explains Darrell Young, National Sales Manager of Interplastic Corporation’s Molding Products Division (MPD).

Interplastic Corporation is a speciality chemical company headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. Its Molding Products Division produces SMC and other engineered thermoset moulding materials.