DAK Americas Announces Polyester Staple Fiber Price Increase

CHARLOTTE — February 29, 2012 — Due to the increasing cost of polyester raw materials, DAK
Americas’ will increase prices for all Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) products $0.03 per pound
effective March 15, 2012.

This increase is a result of high operating rates in the global paraxylene market, as a
significant increase in the global cost of paraxylene is working through the polyester value chain.

DAK is committed to the polyester staple fibers business and will continue to supply quality
products, services and innovation to its customers.

Posted on March 1, 2012

Source: DAK Americas