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PVC prices up 3 cents in Sept.

By: Frank Esposito

AKRON, OHIO (Sept. 27, 12 p.m. ET) — Two months of flat pricing for North American PVC came to an end in September as prices rose an average of 3 cents per pound. Regional PVC makers "wanted to raise prices in August, but they waited too long," a Texas-based PVC buyer said. "Ethylene spot has gone up quite a bit [in September] and the export market has come back to life."

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