MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA, October 19, 2016 – Buckman announced a price adjustment on select product lines effective November 15, 2016. The price increase will be 2 to 6 percent, dependent on geographic location and products and services sold. In some areas increases may be higher where exchange rate based adjustments are necessary.
“This price increase is being driven by rising raw material, energy, transportation, labor, and regulatory costs,” said Brad Walden, Buckman Vice President Global Supply Chain. “Buckman continues to invest in new technology and optimize operations around the world to offer the highest value products and services to customers at the lowest possible costs.”
Buckman is a privately held, global specialty chemical company with headquarters in Memphis, Tenn., USA. Buckman works proactively and collaboratively with worldwide customers in pulp and paper, leather and water treatment to deliver exceptional service and innovative specialty chemical solutions. Buckman's goal is to help customers boost productivity, reduce risk, improve product quality and provide a measurable return on investment. Buckman is committed to safeguarding the environment, maintaining safety in the workplace and promoting sustainable development, for its associates, its customers and its communities in more than 90 countries around the world.