Press release
January 6, 2017

Evonik increases prices for DEGALAN® from Feb. 1st, 2017

Evonik Resource Efficiency’s Coating & Adhesive Resins Business Line announces a min. 5% price increase for its DEGALAN® general purpose grades for paint, coatings and printing inks applications.

The increase will be effective from Feb. 1st, 2017 globally and applies to all orders shipped on or after this date as contracts allow.

Evonik Resource Efficiency remains committed to its high quality product standards and reliable services that customers have come to expect.

Company information

Evonik, the creative industrial group from Germany, is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals, operating in the Nutrition & Care, Resource Efficiency and Performance Materials segments. The company benefits from its innovative prowess and integrated technology platforms. In 2015 more than 33,500 employees generated sales of around €13.5 billion.

About Resource Efficiency

The Resource Efficiency segment is led by Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH and supplies high performance materials for environmentally friendly as well as energy-efficient systems to the automotive, paints & coatings, adhesives, construction, and many other industries. This segment employed about 8,600 employees, and generated sales of around €4.3 billion in 2015.


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