ALTANA

2007, Sep 24

ECKART announces metal surcharges for 4th quarter 2007

As already announced in our last press release dated 15.06.2007 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis.

Due to the development of metal prices during the 3. quarter 2007 the metal surcharges remain unchanged for the 4th quarter 2007:

Bronze powder

EUR/kg 3.50

USD/kg 4.55

USD/lb 2.07

Bronze paste

EUR/kg 3.15

USD/kg 4.10

USD/lb 1.86

Mastersafe & Powdersafe

EUR/kg 3.15

USD/kg 4.10

USD/lb 1.86

Rotosafe

EUR/kg 3.33

USD/kg 4.32

USD/lb 1.96

Rotovario solvent based

EUR/kg 2.80

USD/kg 3.64

USD/lb 1.65

Rotovario aqua

EUR/kg 2.45

USD/kg 3.19

USD/lb 1.45

Gravure & flexo inks

EUR/kg 1.40

USD/kg 1.82

USD/lb 0.83

Offset inks

EUR/kg 1.61

USD/kg 2.09

USD/lb 0.95