BASF Announces Third Caprolactam & PA6 Price Increase of 2022

Wyandotte, MI, March 24, 2022-Effective April 1, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase prices for caprolactam and polyamide 6 (PA6) by $0.14 per pound in North America.

This follows increases of $0.05 and $0.10 per pound in January and February, respectively.

These are key ingredients in the production of nylon carpet.