News Alert: Price increase of R-22 in the Marketplace

As a part of positioning Refrigerant Solutions, Inc. as your trusted source for news regarding the refrigerant industry, the following information is being provided to you.   Effective with a letter dated August 14, 2015, Chemours (DuPont’s newly formed chemical company) has announced the following:    Effective immediately, the price of R22 refrigerant will increase $.50 per pound.  Chemours has …

News Alert: Continuing Price Increase

In our continuing effort to keep you apprised of activities occurring in the refrigerant market, please be advised that two price increases were announced in the past week regarding certain blended HFC refrigerants.  The refrigerants affected are R410a, R404a, R507a, R407a, and R407c.  Arkema announced a $.50 per pound increase for these refrigerants, and Chemours announced a $.25 increase.  Both …

News Alert: Price of HFC Refrigerants Increasing

As communicated last week, the American HFC Coalition was formed on June 25 and petitioned the United States Department of Commerce and the United States International Trade Commission to enact a tariff on imported People’s Republic of China HFC blended refrigerants and components.  Almost immediately, in reaction to fears of this tariff possibly being enacted retroactively, multiple blenders of HFC …