Current Resin Pricing

Commodity TPs High-Temp TPs Engineering TPS Thermosets Recycled Plastics

Click here for an explanation of the non-market price corrections for polyethylene and solid polystyrene that were posted on February 12, 2018.

Click here for an explanation of the non-market price corrections for PET Bottle resin that were posted on February 1, 2018.

Click here for an explanation of the non-market price corrections for commodity resins that were posted on January 21, 2016.




Engineering 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.

Learn how PN gathers its resin prices. For more information about pricing, contact senior reporter Frank Esposito.


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    - indicates a market-price decrease in the past week.

    - indicates a price increase for that material is pending.

    - indicates a correction in the published price.

    Volume Category

    I - Annual volumes greater than 1 million pounds.

    II - Annual volumes of 300,000-500,000 pounds.


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  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Homopolymer 137.00—144.00 148.00—154.00
    20 glass -- 179.00—194.00
    Copolymer 115.00—125.00 130.00—139.00
    25 glass -- 160.00—175.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Type 6 145.00—155.00 158.00—162.00
    Type 6/6 185.00—193.00 197.00—208.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    PBT Injection 119.00—124.00 129.00—134.00
    PBT 30 glass FR 154.00—159.00 164.00—174.00
    PET Injection 118.00—123.00 128.00—138.00
    PET 30 glass FR 155.00—165.00 165.00—175.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Blow Molding 183.00—193.00 214.00—224.00
    Injection GP 167.00—176.00 171.00—196.00
    20 glass 183.00—193.00 214.00—230.00
    Injection Structural foam 165.00—174.00 201.00—218.00
    Injection Flame retardant 198.00—215.00 226.00—236.00
    Extrusion Sheet 166.00—175.00 178.00—206.00
    Optical media 149.00—158.00 159.00—178.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Ester type Injection 189.00—206.00 213.00—222.00
    Ester type Extrusion 216.00—238.00 252.00—270.00
    Ether type 252.00—265.00 297.00—306.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Polyester -- 325.00—400.00
    Olefinic 80.00—115.00 120.00—135.00
    Styrenic 160.00—190.00 220.00—270.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Acetate -- 178.00—178.00
    Butyrate -- 175.00—175.00
    Propionate -- 175.00—175.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    Injection GP -- 123.00—187.00
    Injection GP 20 glass -- 179.00—272.00
    Injection Structural foam -- 131.00—207.00
    Extrusion -- 148.00—239.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP 128.00—136.00 140.00—164.00
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    GP -- 179.00—183.00
    High Impact 167.00—178.00 187.00—190.00
    Flame retardant 217.00—225.00 --
  • Resin/Grade Volume category
    I II
    UHMW-PE 120.00—124.00 136.00—146.00