DuPont Titanium Technologies, a leading manufacturer of titanium dioxide, serving customers globally in the coatings, paper and plastics industries, recently announced plans to increase prices on all of its titanium dioxide (TiO2) products sold in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and the Asia Pacific sub-regions effective July 1, 2013, or as contracts allow.
The price increases are as follows:
- $200 per metric ton (USD), for DuPont™ Ti-Pure® titanium dioxide (TiO2) grades sold in the Asia Pacific and Latin America regions.
- $200 per metric ton (USD) for DuPont™ Ti-Pure® titanium (TiO2) grades sold in the dollar markets or Euro 160/T in Eurozone markets in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region.
- Eight cents per pound for DuPont™ Ti-Pure® titanium dioxide (TiO2) grades sold in the North America region with the exception of DuPont™ RPS Vantage™ titanium dioxide products sold into paper and paperboard applications, which will be managed separately.
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