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.

Engineering 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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    - 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 1 million pounds.

    II - Annual volumes of 300,000-500,000 pounds.


Prices as of Sep 5, 2016

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  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Homopolymer 137—144 148—154
    20 glass -- 179—194
    Copolymer 115—125 130—139
    25 glass -- 160—175
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Type 6 117—127 130—134
    Type 6/6 129—137 141—152
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    PBT Injection 119—124 129—134
    PBT 30 glass FR 154—159 164—174
    PET Injection 118—123 128—138
    PET 30 glass FR 155—165 165—175
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Blow Molding 172—182 203—213
    Injection GP 156—165 160—185
    20 glass 172—182 203—219
    Injection Structural foam 154—163 190—207
    Injection Flame retardant 187—204 215—225
    Extrusion Sheet 155—164 167—195
    Optical media 138—147 148—167
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Ester type Injection 189—206 213—222
    Ester type Extrusion 216—238 252—270
    Ether type 252—265 297—306
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Polyester -- 350—425
    Olefinic 80—115 120—135
    Styrenic 90—120 150—200
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Acetate -- 178—178
    Butyrate -- 175—175
    Propionate -- 175—175
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection GP -- 123—187
    Injection GP 20 glass -- 179—272
    Injection Structural foam -- 131—207
    Extrusion -- 148—239
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP 128—136 140—164
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP -- 179—183
    High Impact 167—178 187—190
    Flame retardant 217—225 --
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    UHMW-PE 120—124 136—146