DuPont price rise5 September 2005
DuPont Chemical Solutions Enterprise have announced price increases for DuPont Zonyl, Forafac, Foraperle fluorotelomer products including intermediates, effective July 1 or as permitted by contracts. List and off shelf prices will increase by approximately 8 to 20%, depending on the specific product grade. The price increase is needed to continue to develop sustainable products and support innovation, as well as to keep pace with rising costs for raw materials and transportation. DuPont supplies tannery applied and aftercare protection products to the leather industry under the Zonyl and Foraperle tradenames. DuPont is the exclusive supplier of leather protection products for Teflon Leather Protector branded articles.