CHARLOTTE — January 18, 2011 — Unexpected and significant increase in the cost of paraxylene is
impacting the global polyester supply chain. As a result, polyester feedstock costs continue to
increase in 2011.
In response to these global market dynamics, DAK Americas will increase prices for all
Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) products.
Effective February 1, 2011; DAK Americas will increase PSF prices by $0.08 per pound.
DAK is committed to the staple fibers business and will continue to supply quality products,
services and innovation to its customers.
Posted on February 8, 2011
Source: DAK Americas