JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA and HUNT VALLEY, MD USA (21st,
June, 2011) – Cristal Global (Cristal) announced today that it will
increase prices on all of its anatase and rutile Tiona® and Cristal
titanium dioxide (TiO2) products sold in North America and Japan effective July 1st, 2011, or as contracts allow.
- In North America: Prices for all Tiona® and Cristal titanium dioxide (TiO2) products will increase by US twenty-five cents per pound.
- In Japan: Prices for all Tiona® and Cristal titanium dioxide (TiO2) products will increase by Yen 40 per kilogram.
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.