THE WOODLANDS, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Americas Styrenics LLC (AmSty) announces a decrease in transaction price for all grades of polystyrene produced by the company of $0.04/lb., effective October 1, 2014. This price decrease comes as a result of weakening feedstock costs, primarily benzene, and supersedes all other previously announced price changes.
AmSty is one of the largest integrated producers of polystyrene and styrene monomer in the Western Hemisphere, offering solutions and services to customers in a variety of markets throughout the Americas. The company is a joint venture equally owned by Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP and Trinseo, and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. For more information about AmSty, visit www.amsty.com.