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.


Symbol Key

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

- 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 Nov 24, 2014

Click on a resin below to view grades and pricing

HDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 111—113 115—117
Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 111—112 113—116
Drums 113—115 116—119
Injection GP 107—108 110—112
Extrusion Film HMW 116—118 120—123
Extrusion Film MMW 116—117 121—123
Extrusion Pipe HMW 121—123 126—129
Extrusion Pipe MMW 124—127 128—130
Extrusion Sheet 109—111 113—115
Rotomolding Powder -- 122—125

LDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection GP -- 124—126
Injection Lid Resin 122—124 126—128
Extrusion Coating paper 122—124 --
Extrusion Film liner 117—119 120—125
Extrusion Clarity film 115—117 118—121

LLDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 105—109
Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 104—107 108—110
HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 111—113
HAO comonomer Lid resin 116—119 122—125
HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 110—112 114—117
HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 130—135

PSclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Crystal Injection GP 127—129 131—135
Crystal High Heat 131—135 137—138
High Impact Extrusion 134—136 139—141
High Impact Injection 133—135 139—140
High Heat injection 137—142 143—145
Flame retardant 167—171 173—177
EPS cups 153—156 --
EPS unmodified 147—150 146—155

PVCclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Suspension Resin Injection GP 115—118 118—120
Suspension Resin Pipe grade 113—115 116—119
Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 94—98 100—104

PPclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Homopolymer Injection GP 117—119 120—123
Extrusion Fiber 116—118 119—121
Extrusion Film 117—120 120—123
Extrusion Profiles 120—123 125—132
Extrusion Sheet 119—122 123—125
Random Copolymer Injection 120—122 123—125
Random Copolymer Film 122—123 124—126
Random Copolymer Blow molding 122—123 125—128
Impact Copolymer High Impact 131—135 136—139
Impact Copolymer TPO 151—159 158—162

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 97—99 100—102
CPET 105—107 --

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