NEW YORK — Makers of polyester and acrylic fibers, citing rising expenses, last week warned their customers they intend to raise prices by 7 to 14 percent.
DuPont, starting next month, plans to raise its prices for polyester filament by 10 to 15 percent, said Bill Ghitis, president of global apparel at the Wilmington, Del.-based company’s DuPont Textiles & Interiors division. The company is also considering a hike in nylon prices, he said.
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