Materials Prices Rising For Rug-makers
By Staff -- Home Textiles Today, 3/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Midland, Mich. —
Dow Latex announced it will raise the price of latex products sold into the carpet/rug industry by 5 cents per pound (dry).
The price hikes will become effective April 1.
This is Dow's second latex hike in 11 months. Carpet and rug manufacturers are also facing a 5 to 10 cent price increase on nylon products from Honeywell that becomes effective March 14.
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