Current Resin Pricing

Commodity TPs High-Temp TPs Engineering TPS Thermosets Recycled Plastics

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 Dec 5, 2016

Click on a resin below to view grades and pricing

Expand All
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 72—74 76—78
    Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 72—73 74—77
    Drums 74—76 77—80
    Injection GP 68—69 71—73
    Extrusion Film HMW 77—79 81—84
    Extrusion Film MMW 77—78 82—84
    Extrusion Pipe HMW 82—84 87—90
    Extrusion Pipe MMW 85—88 89—91
    Extrusion Sheet 70—72 74—76
    Rotomolding Powder -- 83—86
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection GP -- 85—87
    Injection Lid Resin 83—85 87—89
    Extrusion Coating paper 83—85 --
    Extrusion Film liner 78—80 81—86
    Extrusion Clarity film 76—78 79—82
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 66—70
    Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 65—68 69—71
    HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 72—74
    HAO comonomer Lid resin 77—80 83—86
    HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 71—73 75—78
    HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 91—96
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Crystal Injection GP 98—100 102—106
    Crystal High Heat 102—106 108—109
    High Impact Extrusion 105—107 110—112
    High Impact Injection 104—106 110—111
    High Heat injection 108—113 114—116
    Flame retardant 138—142 144—148
    EPS cups 103—106 --
    EPS unmodified 97—100 96—105
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Suspension Resin Injection GP 75—78 78—80
    Suspension Resin Pipe grade 73—75 76—79
    Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 110—114 116—120
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Homopolymer Injection GP 62—64 65—68
    Extrusion Fiber 61—63 64—66
    Extrusion Film 62—65 65—68
    Extrusion Profiles 65—68 70—77
    Extrusion Sheet 64—67 68—70
    Random Copolymer Injection 65—67 68—70
    Random Copolymer Film 67—68 69—71
    Random Copolymer Blow molding 67—68 70—73
    Impact Copolymer High Impact 76—80 81—84
    Impact Copolymer TPO 96—104 103—107
  • 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
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP -- 125—130
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    APET 89—91 92—94
    Bottle resin 84—86 87—89
    CPET 87—89 --