ECKART Effect Pigments

March 18, 2016

Metal surcharges for the second quarter 2016

As already announced in our last press release dated 18.12.2015 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis.
Due to the development of metal prices during the first quarter 2016 the following reduced metal surcharges will apply for the second quarter 2016:


Bronze powder

EUR/kg

2.21

USD/kg

2.42

USD/lb

1.10

Bronze pastes

EUR/kg

1.99

USD/kg

2.18

USD/lb

0.99

Mastersafe/Powdersafe

EUR/kg

1.99

USD/kg

2.18

USD/lb

0.99

Mirrorgold Paste

EUR/kg

1.11

USD/kg

1.21

USD/lb

0.55

Mirrorgold Ink

EUR/kg

0.44

USD/kg

0.48

USD/lb

0.22

RotoSafe

EUR/kg

2.10

USD/kg

2.30

USD/lb

1.04

Rotovario solvent based

EUR/kg

1.77

USD/kg

1.94

USD/lb

0.88

Rotovario aqua

EUR/kg

1.55

USD/kg

1.69

USD/lb

0.77

Gravure- and Flexo Inks

EUR/kg

0.88

USD/kg

0.97

USD/lb

0.44

Offset Inks

EUR/kg

1.02

USD/kg

1.11

USD/lb

0.50