Tag Archives: Kuraray

Glass Expo Southeast Shines Brightly in Florida

The sun wasn’t the only thing shining this week in Orlando. The glass industry was as well, as Glass Expo Southeast ‘22 took place at the Rosen Plaza hotel there January 6 and 7. The event combined in-depth education through … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Price Increase for Kuraray Products

Kuraray announced it will increase the prices of interlayer films and Mowital® PVB resin globally for shipments on or after December 1, 2021. The price increase is due to the cost increases in raw materials, packaging materials, transportation, logistics and … Continue reading

Posted in News, Today's News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

PVB Shortage Impacts the Glass Industry

Some glass companies have been feeling the effects of the lack of polyvinyl butyral (PVB). The availability of the critical material for laminated glass has been low and can be attributed to several causes. Eastman is a supplier of PVB … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Increasing Supply Chain Costs Drive Price Increases for Industry Suppliers

A number of glass industry companies and suppliers have recently announced price increases on various products. These increases, which are resulting from escalating costs seen throughout the supply chain, are impacting a wide range of companies, including glazing contractors and … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kuraray Announces Price Increase for Interlayer Products

Effective on shipments as of May 1, or as contract allows, Kuraray has issued a global price increase of its Trosifol PVB interlayer and SentryGlas ionoplast interlayer. According to the announcement, the price increase, which will be $0.30/sqm (0.76mm / … Continue reading

Posted in News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment