Price Revision for Polyvinyl Acetal Resin Products

  Regarding polyvinyl acetal resin products manufactured and sold by the SEKISUI CHEMICAL Group, we are facing an escalation in raw material and energy costs due to the recent unfavorable exchange rates and material market conditions. In addition, labor costs associated with securing the workforce necessary for maintaining quality and ensuring product supply have significantly increased.
  These situations are expected to persist for a certain of time. Accordingly, we would like to implement the following price revision to ensure the continued stability of supply.


1. Effective date

  December 1, 2023

2. Applicable regions

  All sales regions (North America, Central and South America, Europe, India, China, Asia, and others)

3. Applicable product and price increase ranges

  Polyvinyl acetal resin products: 5% or more


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