Posted July 1, 2016

Praxair announces price increase

Praxair Inc. is notifying bulk industrial gas and medical gas customers in the United States and its territories of price increases of up to 15%.

The increase covers nitrogen, oxygen, argon, hydrogen, helium and carbon dioxide effective July 15, 2016, or as contracts permit.

These adjustments support continued investments in capacity, reliability and efficiency of Praxair’s operations and enhancements to the company’s production and distribution capabilities. Price adjustments will vary as permitted by individual supply contracts.