1 Dec 2021
Clariant increases prices of Industrial & Consumer Specialties product lines in EMEA
MUTTENZ, December 1, 2021 - Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, Clariant will raise prices of all product lines in its Industrial & Consumer Care portfolio in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region in the range of 25-35%, with higher increases for individual products that are particularly affected by cost increases.
This price adjustments are driven by significant cost increases of essential raw materials, continued escalation of domestic and intercontinental freight cost, higher packaging cost and steeply rising energy cost.
Clariant International Ltd
4132 Muttenz 1
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Clariant is a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company based in Muttenz, near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2020, the company employed a total workforce of 13 235. In the financial year 2020, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 3.860 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in three business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis and Natural Resources. Clariant’s corporate strategy is led by the overarching purpose of ‘Greater chemistry – between people and planet’ and reflects the importance of connecting customer focus, innovation, sustainability, and people.