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Material Insights: Ineos buys a soccer team
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Materials supplier Ineos has purchased a Swiss soccer team, China Shenhua commits to a West Virginia investment and the U.S. Chemical Safety Board releases its investigation into the fires at...
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11-20-2017
French private equity firm buys Revere Plastics
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French private equity Ardian has made its first foray into North America's injection molding market, and it is looking for more plastics acquisitions. Ardian has agreed to buy custom molder Revere ...
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11-20-2017
Graham picks up packaging thermoformer EasyPak
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Private equity firm Graham Partners has purchased food packaging manufacturer EasyPak LLC, a thermoformer based in Leomister, Mass., that offers containers made from 100 percent recycled materials....
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11-20-2017
Recycled PET maker Loop goes public on NASDAQ
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Recycled plastics firm Loop Industries Inc. began trading shares on the NASDAQ stock exchange Nov. 20. The Montreal-based firm describes itself as "a leader in sustainably produced PET resin." In...
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11-20-2017
Trademark gets smaller but more focused
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San Diego — Trademark Plastics Inc. of Riverside, Calif., is narrowing its focus with fewer — but more highly trained — employees, more automated systems and higher productivity...
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11-20-2017
North Carolina revoking Chemours' permit to discharge processed wastewater
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The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) announced Nov. 16 that it was moving to “permanently revoke” the permit for Chemours Co. to discharge its wastewater as the ...
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11-20-2017
China offers signs of 'leeway' in imported plastic scrap ban
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Possibly cracking open the door in its ban on plastic scrap imports, the Chinese government may allow some grades of clean material in, if they can be used directly in manufacturing, according to...
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11-20-2017
Milacron expanding in Mexico to keep pace with mold makers
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Mexico City — Mold makers from north of the border keep building plants in Mexico, and Milacron Holdings Corp. is keeping pace by expanding its operations in Querétaro. Milacron makes ...
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11-17-2017
Coperion sees sales from fracking, polyolefin growth
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The Coperion compounding extruder business is gaining sales from polyolefins thanks to shale fracking, and Coperion and K-Tron feeders are growing from installations in engineering plastics,...
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11-17-2017
Toyoda Gosei brings a new focus on training future leaders
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Ann Arbor, Mich. — Toyoda Gosei Co. is preparing on multiple fronts for the changing automotive landscape. The firm has expanded in many areas of its business during the last few years,...
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11-17-2017
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Historical Resin Pricing

Commodity Thermoplastics

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Impact Copolymer High Impact

Annual volumes of about 2 million to 5 million pounds.

Current Pricing
As of Date Level
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  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    30-Oct-17 93 96 94.5
    02-Oct-17 92 95 93.5
    11-Sep-17 85 88 86.5
    14-Aug-17 84.5 87.5 86
    05-Jun-17 84 87 85.5
    01-May-17 92 95 93.5
    27-Mar-17 97.5 100.5 99
    06-Mar-17 93.5 96.5 95
    06-Feb-17 87 90 88.5
    09-Jan-17 77 80 78.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    05-Dec-16 81 84 82.5
    07-Nov-16 87 90 88.5
    03-Oct-16 88.5 91.5 90
    05-Sep-16 82.5 85.5 84
    01-Aug-16 79 82 80.5
    11-Jul-16 80 83 81.5
    30-May-16 84 87 85.5
    02-May-16 86 89 87.5
    28-Mar-16 89 92 90.5
    01-Feb-16 88 91 89.5
    25-Jan-16 85 88 86.5
    04-Jan-16 110 113 111.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    30-Nov-15 108 111 109.5
    19-Oct-15 106 109 107.5
    28-Sep-15 103 106 104.5
    07-Sep-15 104 107 105.5
    10-Aug-15 106 109 107.5
    06-Jul-15 107 110 108.5
    01-Jun-15 106 109 107.5
    04-May-15 107 110 108.5
    06-Apr-15 111 114 112.5
    02-Mar-15 112 115 113.5
    02-Feb-15 111 114 112.5
    19-Jan-15 121 124 122.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    01-Dec-14 131 134 132.5
    03-Nov-14 136 139 137.5
    01-Sep-14 132 135 133.5
    23-Jun-14 127 130 128.5
    02-Jun-14 130 133 131.5
    05-May-14 131 134 132.5
    07-Apr-14 132 135 133.5
    03-Mar-14 133 136 134.5
    03-Feb-14 134 137 135.5
    13-Jan-14 129 132 130.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    02-Dec-13 125 128 126.5
    04-Nov-13 126 129 127.5
    09-Sep-13 128 131 129.5
    08-Jul-13 123 126 124.5
    03-Jun-13 120 123 121.5
    06-May-13 121 124 122.5
    01-Apr-13 131 134 132.5
    04-Mar-13 137 140 138.5
    21-Jan-13 131 134 132.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    17-Dec-12 116 119 117.5
    03-Dec-12 115 118 116.5
    12-Nov-12 111 114 112.5
    15-Oct-12 109 112 110.5
    03-Sep-12 108 111 109.5
    02-Jul-12 110 113 111.5
    28-May-12 125 128 126.5
    02-Apr-12 135 138 136.5
    20-Feb-12 130 133 131.5
    30-Jan-12 113 116 114.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    05-Dec-11 115 118 116.5
    31-Oct-11 121 124 122.5
    01-Aug-11 135 138 136.5
    27-Jun-11 139 142 140.5
    23-May-11 154 157 155.5
    02-May-11 144 147 145.5
    04-Apr-11 129 132 130.5
    24-Jan-11 134 137 135.5
    17-Jan-11 117 120 118.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    06-Dec-10 114 117 115.5
    27-Sep-10 116 119 117.5
    23-Aug-10 113 116 114.5
    05-Jul-10 111 114 112.5
    31-May-10 119 122 120.5
    26-Apr-10 131 134 132.5
    22-Mar-10 124 127 125.5
    22-Feb-10 119 122 120.5
    01-Feb-10 112 115 113.5
    11-Jan-10 109 112 110.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    23-Nov-09 105 108 106.5
    02-Nov-09 102 105 103.5
    28-Sep-09 112 115 113.5
    17-Aug-09 100 103 101.5
    03-Aug-09 96 99 97.5
    06-Jul-09 95 98 96.5
    18-May-09 86 89 87.5
    23-Feb-09 83 86 84.5
    09-Feb-09 77 80 78.5
    12-Jan-09 74 77 75.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    24-Nov-08 84 87 85.5
    03-Nov-08 114 117 115.5
    06-Oct-08 125 128 126.5
    28-Jul-08 139 142 140.5
    07-Jul-08 128 131 129.5
    26-May-08 121 124 122.5
    28-Apr-08 117 120 118.5
    10-Mar-08 111 114 112.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    19-Nov-07 112 115 113.5
    22-Oct-07 106 109 107.5
    30-Jul-07 103 106 104.5
    21-May-07 102 105 103.5
    07-May-07 98 101 99.5
    19-Feb-07 94 97 95.5
    22-Jan-07 89 92 90.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    18-Dec-06 90 93 91.5
    13-Nov-06 97 100 98.5
    21-Aug-06 101 104 102.5
    03-Jul-06 99 102 100.5
    22-May-06 95 98 96.5
    15-May-06 92 95 93.5
    27-Feb-06 93 96 94.5
    06-Feb-06 89 92 90.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    19-Dec-05 93 96 94.5
    17-Oct-05 98 101 99.5
    19-Sep-05 88 91 89.5
    08-Aug-05 83 86 84.5
    11-Jul-05 79 82 80.5
    06-Jun-05 85 88 86.5
    02-May-05 89 92 90.5
    21-Feb-05 91 94 92.5
    31-Jan-05 89 92 90.5
    10-Jan-05 86 89 87.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    29-Nov-04 82 85 83.5
    08-Nov-04 79 82 80.5
    27-Sep-04 76 79 77.5
    23-Aug-04 73 76 74.5
    02-Aug-04 71 74 72.5
    17-May-04 69 72 70.5
    19-Apr-04 67 70 68.5
    23-Feb-04 64 67 65.5
    26-Jan-04 61 64 62.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    29-Sep-03 59 62 60.5
    04-Aug-03 57 60 58.5
    16-Jun-03 59 62 60.5
    12-May-03 61 64 62.5
    07-Apr-03 59 62 60.5
    10-Mar-03 56 59 57.5
    24-Feb-03 53 56 54.5
    10-Feb-03 50 53 51.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    23-Dec-02 51 54 52.5
    12-Aug-02 53 56 54.5
    17-Jun-02 52 55 53.5
    29-Apr-02 49 52 50.5
    18-Mar-02 46 49 47.5
    14-Jan-02 44 47 45.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    17-Dec-01 46 49 47.5
    12-Nov-01 48 51 49.5
    24-Sep-01 46 49 47.5
    20-Aug-01 47 50 48.5
    11-Jun-01 49 52 50.5
    16-Apr-01 52 55 53.5
    19-Feb-01 53 56 54.5
    15-Jan-01 53.5 56.5 55
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    18-Dec-00 54 57 55.5
    04-Dec-00 56 59 57.5
    02-Oct-00 57 60 58.5
    19-Jun-00 60 63 61.5
    01-May-00 58 61 59.5
    20-Mar-00 55 58 56.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    15-Nov-99 53 56 54.5
    11-Oct-99 51 54 52.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
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    Low High Avg
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    Low High Avg

All prices are estimated U.S. market prices, in cents per pound, for prime resin, unfilled, natural color, FOB supplier, unless otherwise indicated.

"Change Date" represents issue dates when Plastics News published a change in our weekly price chart, as well as the week when the file was updated most recently. Our published prices indicate when we became aware of and confirmed with North American buyers and suppliers that prices actually changed in the market.