WYNYARD, UK – Venator Materials PLC (‘Venator’) (NYSE:VNTR) today announced global price increases for all its titanium dioxide pigments for coatings, plastics, inks and paper applications. The increases are effective from the dates specified, or as contracts allow:
EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa): €100/t or USD $120/t effective April 1, 2020;
Asia Pacific: USD $120 per tonne effective March 1, 2020;
Americas (North America and Latin America): USD $0.06/lb or USD $120/t effective March 1, 2020.
Venator is a global manufacturer and marketer of chemical products that comprise a broad range of pigments and additives that bring color and vibrancy to buildings, protect and extend product life, and reduce energy consumption. We market our products globally to a diversified group of industrial customers through two segments: Titanium Dioxide, which consists of our TiO2 business, and Performance Additives, which consists of our functional additives, color pigments, timber treatment and water treatment businesses. We operate 24 facilities, employ approximately 4,000 associates worldwide and sell our products in more than 110 countries.