Celanese Announces Price Increases for Engineered Material GUR® and GHR® UHMW-PE Polymers

December 18, 2018

DALLAS, AMSTERDAM & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 18, 2018--Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global specialty materials company, today announced price increases for its GUR ® and GHR ® grades (UHMW-PE).

The price increases below will be effective for orders shipped on or after January 1, 2019, or as contracts otherwise allow.

Final price for individual grades may vary.

Celanese is a leading supplier of engineered materials and the only supplier with global production facilities providing local supply to all regions of the world. Celanese continues to support its customers globally with a growing portfolio of products and functionalized grades. The company is committed to enhancing its product offerings and capabilities through ongoing investments in assets, technologies, and product and application expertise.

About Celanese

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our businesses use the full breadth of Celanese’s global chemistry, technology and commercial expertise to create value for our customers, employees, shareholders and the corporation. As we partner with our customers to solve their most critical business needs, we strive to make a positive impact on our communities and the world through The Celanese Foundation. Based in Dallas, Celanese employs approximately 7,700 employees worldwide and had 2017 net sales of $6.1 billion. For more information about Celanese Corporation and its product offerings, visit www.celanese.com or our blog at www.celaneseblog.com .

All registered trademarks are owned by Celanese International Corporation or its affiliates.

Forward-Looking Statements

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CONTACT: Celanese

Investor Relations

Chuck Kyrish

+1 972 443 4574

chuck.kyrish@celanese.comMedia Relations – Global

W. Travis Jacobsen

+1 972 443 3750

william.jacobsen@celanese.comMedia Relations Asia (Shanghai)

Helen Zhang

+86 21 3861 9279

lan.zhang@celanese.comMedia Relations Europe (Germany)

Jens Kurth

+49(0)69 45009 1574




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