Price Increase Alert – General and Belden Cable

Price Increase AlertGeneral and Belden have both announced price increases for March and April. General’s 4-6% increase on cordage products goes into effect today. Belden will apply a 2-5% increase to select electronic and industrial wire and cable products starting April 16th. This price adjustment is a result of the rising cost of polyolefin materials, including PVC, polyethylene, and polypropylene. The Belden increase will not affect its copper data cable, broadcast cable, or commercial audio/visual cable.

General Cable (effective 3/19/12) – 4-6% Increase on Portable Cord, Industrial Cord, and Cord Set Products

Belden Cable (effective 4/16/12) – 2-5% Price Increase on Select Electronic and Industrial Cable Products

About awcwire
Allied Wire & Cable is a value-added manufacturer and distributor of electrical wire and cable, tubing, and more. We are a family owned and operated company, serving a wide range of industries, including the military, automotive, aerospace, and telecommunications markets. Allied is headquartered in Collegeville, PA. Additional locations can be found across the US, in Merrimack, NH, Tampa, FL, Pewaukee, WI, and Las Vegas, NV. For more information on Allied, visit our main website at

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