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Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. to Increase the Global Price for its Axilat™ Dispersion Products for Adhesives and Textile applications

March 24, 2014 at 9:02 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio – (March 24, 2014) – Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (“Momentive Specialty Chemicals”) is increasing its global price by 100-300 euros per metric ton for its Axilat™ vinyl acetate monomer based dispersion range of products used in Adhesives and Textile applications.

Driven by increasing raw material costs, this pricing adjustment is effective April 1, or as contracts allow. All other terms and conditions of sale regarding Axilat dispersion products remain unchanged.

About the Company 
Based in Columbus, Ohio, Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. is the global leader in thermoset resins. Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. serves the global wood and industrial markets through a broad range of thermoset technologies, specialty products and technical support for customers in a diverse range of applications and industries.  Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC.
About Momentive 
Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC (“Momentive”) is the ultimate parent company of Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. Momentive is a global leader in specialty chemicals and materials, with a broad range of advanced specialty products that help industrial and consumer companies support and improve everyday life. Its technology portfolio delivers tailored solutions to meet the diverse needs of its customers around the world.  Momentive was formed in October 2010 through the combination of entities that indirectly owned Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc. The capital structures and legal entity structures of both Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc., and their respective subsidiaries and direct parent companies, remain separate. Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. file separate financial and other reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Momentive is controlled by investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC. Additional information about Momentive and its products is available at www.momentive.com.

Contacts
Ken Gordon
614-225-2224
ken.gordon@momentive.com

Axilat™ is a trademark of Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc.