JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA and HUNT VALLEY, MD USA (October 17, 2011) –
Global (Cristal) announced today that it will increase prices on all of
its anatase and rutile Tiona® titanium dioxide (TiO2) products sold in North America on November 1, 2011, or as contracts allow.
- In North America prices for all anatase and Tiona® titanium dioxide (TiO2) products will increase by US fifteen cents per pound.
The increases are in addition to earlier announcements.
Global is the world's second-largest producer of titanium dioxide and a
leading producer of titanium chemicals. Cristal Global operates eight
manufacturing plants in six countries on five continents and employs
nearly 3,700 people worldwide.