Oliver Rubber announces price increase

November 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2008, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p68
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of Oliver Rubber Co. to increase the prices of its Oliver and MegaMile brand pre-cure and bonding gum products by 6% in North America effective September 15, 2008. Accordingly, the company decided to increase its prices due to the continuing hike in raw material, energy and transportation costs. Moreover, a background on the company is provided including its retread rubber production facility in Asheboro, North Carolina.


Related Articles

  • Higher PP Prices May Usher in Better Times for Polystyrene. Coons, Rebecca // Chemical Week;8/4/2008, Vol. 170 Issue 24, p25 

    The article reports that higher polypropylene (PP) raw material costs have driven up PP prices faster than prices for other resins, including polystyrene (PS). Prices for all materials are at historically high levels, but PP is definitely seeing a disproportional escalation in price compared to...

  • Clorox seeks innovative solutions as price tag for resins increases. Esposito, Frank // Plastics News;4/14/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p13 

    The article considers the strategies used by Clorox Co. to manage high resin prices. The firm is a major buyer of polyethylene and polypropylene used in its Glad trash bags, bottles for Clorox bleach and other products. According to senior procurement manager David Lowrance, if high prices are...

  • Four Ways to Fight Sky-High Resin Prices. Schut, Jan H. // Plastics Technology;Jan2006, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p40 

    The article focuses on the approaches that can be taken by the plastics industry to reduce the cost of resin. Processors should develop annual resin contracts that can provide better pricing than competitors. Launching over-the-counter forward contracts to buy and sell resin can be beneficial to...

  • Oliver Rubber Co. announces price increase.  // Fleet Equipment;Jul2008, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p20 

    The article announces the price adjustment of Oliver Rubber Co.'s retread rubber products in the U.S. Due to high cost of raw materials, the company increased prices for its rethread rubber products by 5% effective June 1, 2008. It sells retread rubber under the Oliver and MegaMile brands for...

  • Eliokem announces worldwide price increase of up to 10% for all its coatings resins effective January 1st, 2008.  // Paintindia;Dec2007, Vol. 57 Issue 12, p156 

    The article reports on the worldwide price increase of up to 10% in the coatings resin products of Eliokem effective January 1, 2008. According to the firm, the price increase had to be implemented to partially offset the rise in energy, raw materials and freight costs. The firm adds that the...

  • DSM Powder Coating Resins announces price increase for Europe and Middle East.  // Paintindia;Oct2009, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p163 

    The article reports on the increase in prices for a range of polyester powder coating resins called Uralac offered by the company DSM Powder Coating Resins in Europe and Middle East starting October 1, 2009. The prices increases are needed because of the rising cost of feedstock. The new prices...

  • Resin, fiber prices still increasing, but rate may be slowing.  // Nonwovens Markets;5/2/2011, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p4 

    The article offers information on the increase in the prices of resin and fiber materials in U.S. The increase in the price of monomers caused the increased cost of resins. The prices of thermal grade fibers increased upto Euro 2.17 per kg., whereas, the cost of industrial grade fibers rose upto...

  • specialties Pricing.  // Chemical Market Reporter;5/3/2004, Vol. 265 Issue 18, p14 

    Discusses price hikes for various chemicals in North America. Urethane adhesives; Chelating agents; Glyoxal resin products; Fumed silica.

  • Cytec announces price increase on amino cross-linking resins In Asia Pacific.  // Paintindia;Nov2010, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p133 

    The article relates the announcement by Cytec Industries Inc. in November 2010 concerning a selling price increase of its entire range of CYMEL and CYREZ amino cross-linking resins in Asia Pacific.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics