Press release
June 9, 2017

Global Price Increase for Evonik Oleochemical and Silicone Specialities in Textiles & Tissue, Metal Working Fluid and Industrial Applications

Evonik will increase prices by up to six percent for its products for Textiles & Tissue, Metal Working Fluids and Industrial Applications depending upon product, package and quantity effective July 15th, 2017. This will apply globally to all orders shipped on or after this date as contracts allow. All other prices become invalid at this date.

This adjustment will enable the Interface & Performance business line of Evonik to continue to invest in providing its customers with the highest quality, excellent technical service and broadest portfolio of silicone and oleochemical based solutions in the industry.

Company information

Evonik, the creative industrial group from Germany, is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals. Profitable growth and a sustained increase in the value of the company form the heart of Evonik’s corporate strategy. Evonik benefits specifically from its innovative prowess and integrated technology platforms. Evonik is active in over 100 countries around the world with more than 35,000 employees.

About Nutrition & Care

The Nutrition & Care segment is led by Evonik Nutrition & Care GmbH and contributes to fulfilling basic human needs. That includes applications for everyday consumer goods as well as animal nutrition and health care. This segment employed about 7,500 employees, and generated sales of around
€4.3 billion in 2016.


In so far as forecasts or expectations are expressed in this press release or where our statements concern the future, these forecasts, expectations or statements may involve known or unknown risks and uncertainties. Actual results or developments may vary, depending on changes in the operating environment. Neither Evonik Industries AG nor its group companies assume an obligation to update the forecasts, expectations or statements contained in this release.