The 2020 Mid-Year Economic Update_long

Praxair Announces Price Increases

Price increases for gases up to 15 percent, effective June 1.

Industrial gases company Praxair Inc. (NYSE: PX), Danbury, CT, will increase prices on packaged industrial, specialty and medical gas and bulk gas customers in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico, effective June 1.

Price adjustments will vary as permitted by individual supply contracts. Prices will increase up to 15 percent for nitrogen, oxygen and carbon dioxide; up to 20 percent for argon and hydrogen; up to 15 percent for facility fees or cylinder rental rates; and up to 5 percent on hardgoods.

The company last increased prices in December.

About the Author
Leave a Reply

Leave a Comment

Sign Up for the MDM Update Newsletter

The MDM update newsletter is your best source for news and trends in the wholesale distribution industry.

By subscribing, you are agreeing to MDM’s Privacy Policy.


articles left

Want more Premium content from MDM?

Subscribe today and get:

  • New issues twice each month
  • Unlimited access to, including 10+ years of archived data
  • Current trends analysis, market data and economic updates
  • Discounts on select store products and events


articles left

This is your last free article

Subscribe to MDM Premium today and get:

  • Unlimited access to
  • 1 year digital subscription, with new issues twice a month
  • Trends analysis, market data and quarterly economic updates
  • Deals on select store products and events



You have one free article remaining

Subscribe to MDM Premium to get unlimited access. Your subscription includes:

  • Two new issues a month
  • Access to 10+ years of archived data on
  • Quarterly economic updates, trends analysis and market data
  • Store and event discounts

To continue reading, you must be an MDM Premium subscriber.