Current Pricing:

Current Resin Pricing

Click here for an explanation of the non-market price corrections for commodity resins that were posted on January 21, 2016.

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 Feb 8, 2016

Click on a resin below to view grades and pricing

HDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 63—65 67—69
Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 63—64 65—68
Drums 65—67 68—71
Injection GP 59—60 62—64
Extrusion Film HMW 68—70 72—75
Extrusion Film MMW 68—69 73—75
Extrusion Pipe HMW 73—75 78—81
Extrusion Pipe MMW 76—79 80—82
Extrusion Sheet 61—63 65—67
Rotomolding Powder -- 74—77

LDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection GP -- 76—78
Injection Lid Resin 74—76 78—80
Extrusion Coating paper 74—76 --
Extrusion Film liner 69—71 72—77
Extrusion Clarity film 67—69 70—73

LLDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 57—61
Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 56—59 60—62
HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 63—65
HAO comonomer Lid resin 68—71 74—77
HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 62—64 66—69
HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 82—87

PSclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Crystal Injection GP 94—96 98—102
Crystal High Heat 98—102 104—105
High Impact Extrusion 101—103 106—108
High Impact Injection 100—102 106—107
High Heat injection 104—109 110—112
Flame retardant 134—138 140—144
EPS cups 103—106 --
EPS unmodified 97—100 96—105

PVCclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Suspension Resin Injection GP 67—70 70—72
Suspension Resin Pipe grade 65—67 68—71
Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 110—114 116—120

PPclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Homopolymer Injection GP 69—71 72—75
Extrusion Fiber 68—70 71—73
Extrusion Film 69—72 72—75
Extrusion Profiles 72—75 77—84
Extrusion Sheet 71—74 75—77
Random Copolymer Injection 72—74 75—77
Random Copolymer Film 74—75 76—78
Random Copolymer Blow molding 74—75 77—80
Impact Copolymer High Impact 83—87 88—91
Impact Copolymer TPO 103—111 110—114

ABSclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection Medium Impact 109—112 113—114
Injection High Impact 114—115 117—121
Injection Pipe fittings 99—100 103—107
Injection High heat 135—139 144—149
Injection Flame retardant 140—144 149—164
Extrusion Pipe GP 111—113 116—121
Extrusion Sheet GP 128—129 131—133
Blends PC/ABS -- 147—152
Blends Nylon/ABS -- 152—162

Acrylicclick to expand

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

PETclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
APET 89—91 92—94
Bottle resin 82—84 85—87
CPET 87—89 --