Current Resin Pricing

Commodity TPs High-Temp TPs Engineering TPS Thermosets Recycled Plastics

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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.

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    Volume Category

    I - Annual volumes greater than 20 million pounds.

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


Prices as of May 21, 2018

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  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 66.00—68.00 70.00—72.00
    Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 66.00—67.00 68.00—71.00
    Drums 68.00—70.00 71.00—74.00
    Injection GP 62.00—63.00 65.00—67.00
    Extrusion Film HMW 71.00—73.00 75.00—78.00
    Extrusion Film MMW 71.00—72.00 76.00—78.00
    Extrusion Pipe HMW 76.00—78.00 81.00—84.00
    Extrusion Pipe MMW 79.00—82.00 83.00—85.00
    Extrusion Sheet 64.00—66.00 68.00—70.00
    Rotomolding Powder -- 77.00—80.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection GP -- 79.00—81.00
    Injection Lid Resin 77.00—79.00 81.00—83.00
    Extrusion Coating paper 77.00—79.00 --
    Extrusion Film liner 72.00—74.00 75.00—80.00
    Extrusion Clarity film 70.00—72.00 73.00—76.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 60.00—64.00
    Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 59.00—62.00 63.00—65.00
    HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 66.00—68.00
    HAO comonomer Lid resin 71.00—74.00 77.00—80.00
    HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 65.00—67.00 69.00—72.00
    HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 85.00—90.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Crystal Injection GP 108.00—110.00 112.00—116.00
    Crystal High Heat 112.00—116.00 118.00—119.00
    High Impact Extrusion 115.00—117.00 120.00—122.00
    High Impact Injection 114.00—116.00 120.00—121.00
    High Heat injection 118.00—123.00 124.00—126.00
    Flame retardant 148.00—152.00 154.00—158.00
    EPS cups 111.00—114.00 --
    EPS unmodified 105.00—108.00 104.00—113.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Suspension Resin Injection GP 86.00—89.00 89.00—91.00
    Suspension Resin Pipe grade 84.00—86.00 87.00—90.00
    Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 113.00—117.00 119.00—123.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Homopolymer Injection GP 72.00—74.00 75.00—78.00
    Extrusion Fiber 71.00—73.00 74.00—76.00
    Extrusion Film 72.00—75.00 75.00—78.00
    Extrusion Profiles 75.00—78.00 80.00—87.00
    Extrusion Sheet 74.00—77.00 78.00—80.00
    Random Copolymer Injection 75.00—77.00 78.00—80.00
    Random Copolymer Film 77.00—78.00 79.00—81.00
    Random Copolymer Blow molding 77.00—78.00 80.00—83.00
    Impact Copolymer High Impact 86.00—90.00 91.00—94.00
    Impact Copolymer TPO 106.00—114.00 113.00—117.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection Medium Impact 127.00—130.00 131.00—132.00
    Injection High Impact 132.00—133.00 135.00—139.00
    Injection Pipe fittings 117.00—118.00 121.00—125.00
    Injection High heat 153.00—157.00 162.00—167.00
    Injection Flame retardant 158.00—162.00 167.00—182.00
    Extrusion Pipe GP 129.00—131.00 134.00—139.00
    Extrusion Sheet GP 146.00—147.00 149.00—151.00
    Blends PC/ABS -- 161.00—166.00
    Blends Nylon/ABS -- 166.00—176.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP -- 125.00—130.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    APET 89.00—91.00 92.00—94.00
    Bottle resin 74.50—76.50 77.50—79.50
    CPET 87.00—89.00 --