Evonik Industries announces a price increase up to 8 percent for active oxygen products, hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
The increase of all grades will be effective from June 15, 2013.
Evonik is one of the world's leading suppliers of active oxygen products and related services with more than 100 years of experience in the business. The group offers a broad product range of specific applications within various industries as pulp & paper, mining, chemicals as well as food and environment.
Evonik, the creative industrial group from Germany, is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals. Profitable growth and a sustained increase in the value of the company form the heart of Evonik's corporate strategy. Its activities focus on the key megatrends health, nutrition, resource efficiency and globalization. Evonik benefits specifically from its innovative prowess and integrated technology platforms.
Evonik is active in over 100 countries around the world. In fiscal 2012 more than 33,000 employees generated sales of around €13.6 billion and an operating profit (adjusted EBITDA) of about €2.6 billion.
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