Foam shortage slowing US boat production

LyondellBasell plant in Channelview, Texas

Weather damage to key raw material plants bring US seat foam production to a standstill

An unusual mid-February cold snap that brought Arctic temperatures to much of the southern US has begun to impact boat production elsewhere in the country due to a resulting shortage of foam for seat cushions.

To continue reading, please see the IBI Plus subscription options below for accessing our Premium Content.


To continue reading, subscribe TODAY!

TRY unlimited access for just £1 / €1 / $1 per week for your first 4 weeks.

  • Then pay just £35 / €40 / $45 per month thereafter
  • Offer for new subscribers only
  • Cancel anytime

Keep reading for just £1 / €1 / $1

No commitment, canel anytime*
Offer ends 31 December 2023
* Cancel anytime during first 4 weeks after initial payment and no further payments will be taken.
Inclusive of applicable taxes (VAT)


   Already have a subscription?   

to your account