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 polyethylene and solid polystyrene that were posted on February 12, 2018.

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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.

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    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 17, 2018

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  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 66.00—68.00 70.00—72.00
    Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 66.00—67.00 68.00—71.00
    Drums 68.00—70.00 71.00—74.00
    Injection GP 62.00—63.00 65.00—67.00
    Extrusion Film HMW 68.00—70.00 72.00—75.00
    Extrusion Film MMW 71.00—72.00 76.00—78.00
    Extrusion Pipe HMW 76.00—78.00 81.00—84.00
    Extrusion Pipe MMW 79.00—82.00 83.00—85.00
    Extrusion Sheet 64.00—66.00 68.00—70.00
    Rotomolding Powder -- 77.00—80.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection GP -- 76.00—78.00
    Injection Lid Resin 74.00—76.00 78.00—80.00
    Extrusion Coating paper 74.00—76.00 --
    Extrusion Film liner 69.00—71.00 72.00—77.00
    Extrusion Clarity film 67.00—69.00 70.00—73.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 57.00—61.00
    Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 53.00—56.00 57.00—59.00
    HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 63.00—65.00
    HAO comonomer Lid resin 65.00—68.00 71.00—74.00
    HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 59.00—61.00 63.00—66.00
    HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 82.00—87.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Crystal Injection GP 103.00—105.00 107.00—111.00
    Crystal High Heat 107.00—111.00 113.00—114.00
    High Impact Extrusion 110.00—112.00 115.00—117.00
    High Impact Injection 109.00—111.00 115.00—116.00
    High Heat injection 113.00—118.00 119.00—121.00
    Flame retardant 143.00—147.00 149.00—153.00
    EPS cups 108.00—111.00 --
    EPS unmodified 102.00—105.00 101.00—110.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Suspension Resin Injection GP 86.00—89.00 89.00—91.00
    Suspension Resin Pipe grade 84.00—86.00 87.00—90.00
    Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 113.00—117.00 119.00—123.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Homopolymer Injection GP 78.00—80.00 81.00—84.00
    Extrusion Fiber 77.00—79.00 80.00—82.00
    Extrusion Film 78.00—81.00 81.00—84.00
    Extrusion Profiles 81.00—84.00 86.00—93.00
    Extrusion Sheet 80.00—83.00 84.00—86.00
    Random Copolymer Injection 81.00—83.00 84.00—86.00
    Random Copolymer Film 83.00—84.00 85.00—87.00
    Random Copolymer Blow molding 83.00—84.00 86.00—89.00
    Impact Copolymer High Impact 92.00—96.00 97.00—100.00
    Impact Copolymer TPO 112.00—120.00 119.00—123.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection Medium Impact 127.00—130.00 131.00—132.00
    Injection High Impact 132.00—133.00 135.00—139.00
    Injection Pipe fittings 117.00—118.00 121.00—125.00
    Injection High heat 153.00—157.00 162.00—167.00
    Injection Flame retardant 158.00—162.00 167.00—182.00
    Extrusion Pipe GP 129.00—131.00 134.00—139.00
    Extrusion Sheet GP 146.00—147.00 149.00—151.00
    Blends PC/ABS -- 161.00—166.00
    Blends Nylon/ABS -- 166.00—176.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP -- 125.00—130.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    APET 91.00—93.00 94.00—96.00
    Bottle resin 78.50—80.50 81.50—83.50
    CPET 89.00—91.00 --