×

Top Stories

Title Issue Date Category Formats Records Price
Wine and molding
View Description View Full Details
Jessica Bell has created a plastic wine glass that even a merlot-drinking wine snob can love. And she's working with Wisconsin-based custom injection molder Sussex IM Inc. for volume production of ...
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Diversified doubles isolated manufacturing space
View Description View Full Details
Anaheim, Calif. — Diversified Plastics Inc. has doubled the size of its environmentally controlled room and added an injection molding press as well as automation capabilities to give...
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Gingo: LyondellBasell presented 'a good offer' for A. Schulman
View Description View Full Details
Updated Feb. 16: Joseph Gingo grew up knowing all about A. Schulman Inc. His father worked at the company's first plant. He remembers meeting founder Alex Schulman at company picnics when he was a ...
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Richardson Molding investing $5.25 million in Mississippi
View Description View Full Details
Custom injection molder Richardson Molding Inc. is investing $5.25 million in an expansion at its manufacturing facility in Philadelphia, Miss. The project includes facility modification and...
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Quebec recycler wins grant to capture more EPS
View Description View Full Details
A new grant from the Foam Recycling Coalition will help a Quebec company capture more expanded polystyrene packaging for recycling. The $49,250 grant helps Gaudreau Environnement of Victoriaville, ...
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Uponor invests $10 million in smart water venture
View Description View Full Details
Vantaa, Finland — Uponor Oyj will put another $10 million toward its joint venture with Belkin International, bringing its total investment in their company called Phyn LLC to $25 million....
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Kraton looks to grow in India
View Description View Full Details
Gandhinagar, India — Specialty polymer and biobased chemical producer Kraton Corp. is considering expansion of its footprint in India. An executive with the Houston-based company's Kraton...
View Full Details »
02-16-2018
Maca moving operations from Ohio to Kentucky
View Description View Full Details
Injection molder Maca Plastics Inc. is moving all operations from its 25,000-square-foot facility in Winchester, Ohio, to a 122,600-square-foot facility in Maysville, Ky. The company, which molds...
View Full Details »
02-15-2018
Zeus investing $91.9 million to expand in South Carolina
View Description View Full Details
Anaheim, Calif. —​ Zeus Industrial Products plans to invest $91.9 million and hire 370 more employees at two of its facilities in South Carolina. The Orangeburg, S.C.-based components...
View Full Details »
02-15-2018
Spectrum buys medical specialist Apex Resource Technologies
View Description View Full Details
Spectrum Plastics Group has upped its profile in complex medical items by acquiring Apex Resource Technologies Inc. Apex specializes in tooling and injection molding of difficult parts such as...
View Full Details »
02-15-2018
Sponsored by

« Go Back To Resin Pricing Home « Go Back To Resin Grade List

Historical Resin Pricing

Engineering Thermoplastics

PC

20 glass

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

Current Pricing
As of Date Level
Low High Avg
    Collapse All
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    29-May-17 217 233 225
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    09-Nov-15 203 219 211
    16-Mar-15 253 269 261
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    24-Mar-14 261 277 269
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    03-Jun-13 236 252 244
    04-Feb-13 230 246 238
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    20-Aug-12 225 241 233
    05-Mar-12 233 249 241
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    09-May-11 253 269 261
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    28-Jun-10 228 244 236
    26-Apr-10 220 236 228
    25-Jan-10 212 228 220
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    02-Feb-09 197 213 205
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    08-Dec-08 207 223 215
    01-Sep-08 222 238 230
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    20-Aug-07 207 223 215
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    04-Dec-06 201 217 209
    29-May-06 211 227 219
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    31-Oct-05 221 237 229
    28-Mar-05 212 228 220
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    30-Aug-04 204 220 212
    10-May-04 183 199 191
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    01-Sep-03 179 195 187
    21-Apr-03 185 201 193
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    09-Dec-02 173 189 181
    29-Apr-02 170 186 178
    04-Feb-02 184 200 192
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    24-Sep-01 192 208 200
    14-May-01 197 213 205
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    06-Nov-00 207 223 215
    01-May-00 203 219 211
    10-Jan-00 193 209 201
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    09-Aug-99 185 201 193
    02-Aug-99 185 201 193
    14-Jun-99 188 204 196
    07-Jun-99 188 204 196
    12-Apr-99 191 207 199
    05-Apr-99 191 207 199
    08-Feb-99 194 210 202
    01-Feb-99 194 210 202
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    07-Dec-98 197 213 205
    02-Nov-98 200 216 208
    05-Oct-98 202 218 210
    07-Sep-98 204 220 212
    03-Aug-98 202 218 210
    06-Jul-98 204 220 212
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
    25-Nov-96 206 222 214
    26-Aug-96 219 236 227.5
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
  • As of Date Level
    Low High Avg
  • As of Date Level
    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.