Buckman Announces Global Paper Division Price Increase


MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a global company specializing in innovative chemical and smart solutions, announced global price increases for its paper division. The increases are being driven by rising raw materials, constraints from supply chain tightness and growing challenges associated with freight costs.

The price increases will be effective January 1, 2019, or as contracts allow. Below is a breakdown of the expected increases across each product lines. In addition to product price increases, Buckman will implement freight delivery increases in certain regions as required.

  • Coagulants: 10 – 15%
  • Flocculants: 10 – 20%
  • Defoamers: 5 – 15%
  • Biocides: 5 – 15%
  • Alkaline cleaners: 10 – 20%

These price adjustments will enable Buckman to continue to provide its customers the highest quality service, products and technologies.


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Buckman is completely committed to helping our customers succeed, regardless of the challenges facing them, the industry they operate in or their location in the world. To fulfill that commitment, we surround our rigorously trained industry experts with the highest-quality chemicals, the latest smart technology and advanced data analysis. All focused on helping our customers’ operations improve productivity, increase profitability and ensure safety, compliance and sustainability. That’s more than chemistry. That’s Chemistry, connected.

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