Current Resin Pricing

Commodity TPs High-Temp TPs Engineering TPS Thermosets Recycled Plastics

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Commodity Thermoplastics

Prices are in U.S. cents per pound for prime resin, unfilled, natural color, FOB supplier, unless otherwise indicated.

Resin pricing data presented is compiled by Plastics News' team of experts. In no instance does Plastics News guarantee the accuracy of statistics provided. For current resin pricing quotes, please contact your supplier.

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    Volume Category

    I - Annual volumes greater than 20 million pounds.

    II - Annual volumes of about 2 million to 5 million pounds.


Prices as of Feb 18, 2019

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  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Blow Molding Copolymer(HIC) 63.00—65.00 67.00—69.00
    Blow Molding Homopolymer (Dairy) 63.00—64.00 65.00—68.00
    Drums 65.00—67.00 68.00—71.00
    Injection GP 59.00—60.00 62.00—64.00
    Extrusion Film HMW 65.00—67.00 69.00—72.00
    Extrusion Film MMW 68.00—69.00 73.00—75.00
    Extrusion Pipe HMW 73.00—75.00 78.00—81.00
    Extrusion Pipe MMW 76.00—79.00 80.00—82.00
    Extrusion Sheet 61.00—63.00 65.00—67.00
    Rotomolding Powder -- 74.00—77.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection GP -- 73.00—75.00
    Injection Lid Resin 71.00—73.00 75.00—77.00
    Extrusion Coating paper 71.00—73.00 --
    Extrusion Film liner 66.00—68.00 69.00—74.00
    Extrusion Clarity film 64.00—66.00 67.00—70.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Butene-1 comonomer Injection GP -- 54.00—58.00
    Butene-1 comonomer Extrusion liner film 50.00—53.00 54.00—56.00
    HAO comonomer Injection GP -- 60.00—62.00
    HAO comonomer Lid resin 62.00—65.00 68.00—71.00
    HAO comonomer Extrusion liner film 56.00—58.00 60.00—63.00
    HAO comonomer Rotomolding powder -- 79.00—84.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Crystal Injection GP 94.00—96.00 98.00—102.00
    Crystal High Heat 98.00—102.00 104.00—105.00
    High Impact Extrusion 101.00—103.00 106.00—108.00
    High Impact Injection 100.00—102.00 106.00—107.00
    High Heat injection 104.00—109.00 110.00—112.00
    Flame retardant 134.00—138.00 140.00—144.00
    EPS cups 108.00—111.00 --
    EPS unmodified 102.00—105.00 101.00—110.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Suspension Resin Injection GP 86.00—89.00 89.00—91.00
    Suspension Resin Pipe grade 84.00—86.00 87.00—90.00
    Dispersion Resin Homopolymer GP 113.00—117.00 119.00—123.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Homopolymer Injection GP 68.00—70.00 71.00—74.00
    Extrusion Fiber 67.00—69.00 70.00—72.00
    Extrusion Film 68.00—71.00 71.00—74.00
    Extrusion Profiles 71.00—74.00 76.00—83.00
    Extrusion Sheet 70.00—73.00 74.00—76.00
    Random Copolymer Injection 71.00—73.00 74.00—76.00
    Random Copolymer Film 73.00—74.00 75.00—77.00
    Random Copolymer Blow molding 73.00—74.00 76.00—79.00
    Impact Copolymer High Impact 82.00—86.00 87.00—90.00
    Impact Copolymer TPO 102.00—110.00 109.00—113.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection Medium Impact 127.00—130.00 131.00—132.00
    Injection High Impact 132.00—133.00 135.00—139.00
    Injection Pipe fittings 117.00—118.00 121.00—125.00
    Injection High heat 153.00—157.00 162.00—167.00
    Injection Flame retardant 158.00—162.00 167.00—182.00
    Extrusion Pipe GP 129.00—131.00 134.00—139.00
    Extrusion Sheet GP 146.00—147.00 149.00—151.00
    Blends PC/ABS -- 161.00—166.00
    Blends Nylon/ABS -- 166.00—176.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP -- 125.00—130.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    APET 91.00—93.00 94.00—96.00
    Bottle resin 73.5—75.5 76.5—78.5
    CPET 89.00—91.00 --