Chemours Titanium Technologies sets global $150/tonne price increase for Jan. 1, 2016

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Chemours Titanium Technologies sets global $150/tonne price increase for Jan. 1, 2016

December 17, 2015 - 12:26
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WILMINGTON, DE, Dec. 17, 2015 (PRNewswire) -The Chemours Company announced today a global price increase on all Ti-Pure titanium dioxide grades.

Effective January 1, 2016 or as contracts or law allow, a net price increase of $150 per tonne will apply for all Ti-Pure titanium dioxide grades sold in all regions.

Chemours Titanium Technologies is the world's largest manufacturer of titanium dioxide, serving customers globally in the coatings, paper and plastics industries. The company operates plants at DeLisle, Miss.; New Johnsonville, Tenn.; Altamira, Mexico; and Kuan Yin, Taiwan; all of which use the chloride manufacturing process. The company also operates a mine in Starke, Fla. Technical service centers are located in Paulinia, Brazil; Mexico City, Mexico; Mechelen, Belgium; Kuan Yin, Taiwan; Shanghai, China; and Wilmington, Del., to serve the Latin American, European, Middle Eastern, Asian and North American markets.

About The Chemours Company

The Chemours Company (CC) helps create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. Chemours is a global leader in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, providing its customers with solutions in a wide range of industries with market-defining products, application expertise and chemistry-based innovations. Chemours ingredients are found in plastics and coatings, refrigeration and air conditioning, mining and oil refining operations and general industrial manufacturing. Our flagship products include prominent brands such as Teflon™, Ti-Pure™, Krytox™, Viton™, Opteon™ and Nafion™. Chemours has approximately 8,400 employees across 36 manufacturing sites serving more than 5,000 customers in North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Chemours is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is listed on the NYSE under the symbol CC. For more, information please visit or follow Chemours on Twitter at @chemours.