Current Pricing:

Current Resin Pricing

Commodity Thermoplastics

Prices are in U.S. cents per pound for prime resin, unfilled, natural color, FOB supplier, unless otherwise indicated.

Resin pricing data presented is compiled by Plastics News' team of experts. In no instance does Plastics News guarantee the accuracy of statistics provided. For current resin pricing quotes, please contact your supplier.

Learn how PN gathers its resin prices. For more information about pricing, contact senior reporter Frank Esposito.


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- indicates a market-price decrease in the past week.

- indicates a price increase for that material is pending.

- indicates a correction in the published price.

Volume Category

I - Annual volumes greater than 20 million pounds.

II - Annual volumes of about 2 million to 5 million pounds.

Prices as of Mar 2, 2015

Click on a resin below to view grades and pricing

HDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 95—97 99—101
Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 95—96 97—100
Drums 97—99 100—103
Injection GP 91—92 94—96
Extrusion Film HMW 100—102 104—107
Extrusion Film MMW 100—101 105—107
Extrusion Pipe HMW 105—107 110—113
Extrusion Pipe MMW 108—111 112—114
Extrusion Sheet 93—95 97—99
Rotomolding Powder -- 106—109

LDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection GP -- 108—110
Injection Lid Resin 106—108 110—112
Extrusion Coating paper 106—108 --
Extrusion Film liner 101—103 104—109
Extrusion Clarity film 99—101 102—105

LLDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 89—93
Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 88—91 92—94
HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 95—97
HAO comonomer Lid resin 100—103 106—109
HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 94—96 98—101
HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 114—119

PSclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Crystal Injection GP 111—113 115—119
Crystal High Heat 115—119 121—122
High Impact Extrusion 118—120 123—125
High Impact Injection 117—119 123—124
High Heat injection 121—126 127—129
Flame retardant 151—155 157—161
EPS cups 153—156 --
EPS unmodified 147—150 146—155

PVCclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Suspension Resin Injection GP 108—111 111—113
Suspension Resin Pipe grade 106—108 109—112
Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 94—98 100—104

PPclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Homopolymer Injection GP 93—95 96—99
Extrusion Fiber 92—94 95—97
Extrusion Film 93—96 96—99
Extrusion Profiles 96—99 101—108
Extrusion Sheet 95—98 99—101
Random Copolymer Injection 96—98 99—101
Random Copolymer Film 98—99 100—102
Random Copolymer Blow molding 98—99 101—104
Impact Copolymer High Impact 107—111 112—115
Impact Copolymer TPO 127—135 134—138

ABSclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection Medium Impact 115—118 119—120
Injection High Impact 120—121 123—127
Injection Pipe fittings 105—106 109—113
Injection High heat 141—145 150—155
Injection Flame retardant 146—150 155—170
Extrusion Pipe GP 117—119 122—127
Extrusion Sheet GP 134—135 137—139
Blends PC/ABS -- 153—158
Blends Nylon/ABS -- 158—168

Acrylicclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
GP -- 125—130

PETclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
APET 107—109 110—112
Bottle resin 86—88 89—91
CPET 105—107 --

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