Current Pricing:

Current Resin Pricing

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.


Symbol Key

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- 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 Apr 21, 2014

Click on a resin below to view grades and pricing

Acetalclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Homopolymer 137—144 148—154
20 glass -- 179—194
Copolymer 115—125 130—139
25 glass -- 160—175

Nylonclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Type 6 189—199 202—206
Type 6/6 180—188 192—203

Polyesterclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
PBT Injection 134—139 144—149
PBT 30 glass FR 169—174 179—189
PET Injection 118—123 128—138
PET 30 glass FR 155—165 165—175

PCclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Blow Molding 230—240 261—271
Injection GP 214—223 218—243
20 glass 230—240 261—277
Injection Structural foam 212—221 248—265
Injection Flame retardant 245—262 273—283
Extrusion Sheet 213—222 225—253
Optical media 196—205 206—225

Polyurethaneclick to expand

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

TPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Polyester -- 350—425
Olefinic 80—115 120—135
Styrenic 90—120 150—200

Cellulosicsclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Acetate -- 178—178
Butyrate -- 175—175
Propionate -- 175—175

PPO/PPEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
Injection GP -- 123—187
Injection GP 20 glass -- 179—272
Injection Structural foam -- 131—207
Extrusion -- 148—239

SANclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
GP 128—136 140—164

SMAclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
GP -- 179—183
High Impact 167—178 187—190
Flame retardant 217—225 --

UHMW-PEclick to expand

Resin/Grade Volume category
I II
UHMW-PE 120—124 136—146

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