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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Volume Category

I - Annual volumes greater than 20 million pounds.

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

Prices as of Jul 27, 2015

Click on a resin below to view grades and pricing

HDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 100—102 104—106
Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 100—101 102—105
Drums 102—104 105—108
Injection GP 96—97 99—101
Extrusion Film HMW 105—107 109—112
Extrusion Film MMW 105—106 110—112
Extrusion Pipe HMW 110—112 115—118
Extrusion Pipe MMW 113—116 117—119
Extrusion Sheet 98—100 102—104
Rotomolding Powder -- 111—114

LDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection GP -- 113—115
Injection Lid Resin 111—113 115—117
Extrusion Coating paper 111—113 --
Extrusion Film liner 106—108 109—114
Extrusion Clarity film 104—106 107—110

LLDPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 94—98
Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 93—96 97—99
HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 100—102
HAO comonomer Lid resin 105—108 111—114
HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 99—101 103—106
HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 119—124

PSclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Crystal Injection GP 114—116 118—122
Crystal High Heat 118—122 124—125
High Impact Extrusion 121—123 126—128
High Impact Injection 120—122 126—127
High Heat injection 124—129 130—132
Flame retardant 154—158 160—164
EPS cups 153—156 --
EPS unmodified 147—150 146—155

PVCclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Suspension Resin Injection GP 111—114 114—116
Suspension Resin Pipe grade 109—111 112—115
Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 110—114 116—120

PPclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Homopolymer Injection GP 88—90 91—94
Extrusion Fiber 87—89 90—92
Extrusion Film 88—91 91—94
Extrusion Profiles 91—94 96—103
Extrusion Sheet 90—93 94—96
Random Copolymer Injection 91—93 94—96
Random Copolymer Film 93—94 95—97
Random Copolymer Blow molding 93—94 96—99
Impact Copolymer High Impact 102—106 107—110
Impact Copolymer TPO 122—130 129—133

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 89—91 92—94
Bottle resin 92—94 95—97
CPET 87—89 --