Celanese Corporation
NYSE : CE

Celanese Corporation

September 02, 2005 15:50 ET

Celanese Chemicals Announces Acetyl Price Increases

DALLAS--(CCNMatthews - Sep 2, 2005) -

Celanese Chemicals will increase list and off-list prices on the following Acetyl products effective October 1, 2005, or as contracts allow.



USA, Canada, Mexico South and Central America
Product USD/LB USD/MT
------------------------ ------------------- -------------------------
Acetic Acid (all grades) $0.05 $110
------------------------ ------------------- -------------------------
Vinyl Acetate $0.08 $175
------------------------ ------------------- -------------------------
Acetic Anhydride $0.05 $110
------------------------ ------------------- -------------------------



About Celanese

Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) is an integrated global producer of value-added industrial chemicals based in Dallas, Texas. The Company has four major businesses: Chemical Products, Technical Polymers Ticona, Acetate Products and Performance Products. Celanese has production plants in North America, Europe and Asia. In 2004, Celanese Corporation and its predecessor had combined net sales of $5.1 billion. The presentation of combined net sales of Celanese Corporation with its predecessor is not in accordance with U.S. GAAP. For more information on Celanese Corporation including a reconciliation of the combined net sales, please visit the company's web site at www.celanese.com.

Contact Information