Effective immediately, or as permissible by contract, Westlake is announcing a price increase for Perchloroethylene (all grades) of US $0.035/lb. Westlake is also announcing a price increase for Trichloroethylene (all grades) of US $0.05/lb. These increases are necessitated by a tightening supply/demand balance for Perchloroethylene and Trichloroethylene as well as raw material price increases.
In today’s dynamic environment it is important to adhere to lead times. The standard lead times for all Perchloroethylene and Trichloroethylene shipments continue to be as follows:
Barge 30 days
Rail 14 days
Truck 7 days
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