Protective clothing to get more expensive

Published:  08 February, 2011

DuPont Protection Technologies announces global price increases.

DuPont Protection Technologies has announced price increases of 5 to 10 percent on all product lines depending on product type and geographic location.  The increases include key brands DuPont Kevlar, Nomex, Tyvek and Sontara and are being implemented immediately or as contracts permit.  Details surrounding the new prices will be communicated locally in each country.

The science-based company has not said why prices are being increased.

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