Effective January 1, 2019, or as contracts permit, Air Products (NYSE: APD) will increase product pricing, monthly service charges, and surcharges for merchant customers in North America. The pricing adjustments include increases of:
- Up to 20% for liquid argon.
- Up to 10% for liquid nitrogen, liquid oxygen, liquid carbon dioxide and monthly service charges.
Some price adjustments may be outside of these ranges based on specific situations. Helium prices will also be increased based on supply/demand and cost situations and may be customer specific.
These adjustments are in response to increases in sourcing, production and delivery costs, and support continued investments in reliability, security and safety.