DuPont again hikes prices on Dacron

July 2002
Furniture/Today;7/8/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p20
Trade Publication
Reports that DuPont has increased prices on Dacron polyester filament yarns effective with July 2002 shipments. Earlier price increase implemented in response to raw material cost increases and a stabilization of the fiber business; Support for value-added services.


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