OREANDA-NEWS. September 02, 2016. Eastman Chemical Company is increasing prices on the following products Oct. 01, or as contracts allow. These increases are due to elevated operating costs, especially in raw materials.

EASTMAN™ N-BUTYL PROPIONATE, BU : Offlist Price increase of \\$USD 0.050/LB (\\$USD 0.110/KG) in North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific.

EASTMAN™ N-PROPYL PROPIONATE, BU : Offlist Price increase of \\$USD 0.050/LB (\\$USD 0.110/KG) in North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific.

This price increase is in addition to all previously announced increases. Eastman will implement a 100% sales control for products listed based on orders for the past six months, or as contract allows. Eastman requires 14 day lead time for rail car orders and 3 day lead time for truck orders.

About Eastman Chemical Company
Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2015 revenues of approximately \\$9.6 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.