IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Business & Finance :: United States/Americas

Titanium Dioxide Weakness Sparks Concern About Outlook

8:33 AM MDT | August 3, 2012 | —Lindsay Frost

Easing supply and recent price weakness in titanium dioxide (TiO₂) are raising questions about whether the market has hit a short-term correction or is facing a more serious decline. After a long period of depressed margins and limited investment, TiO₂ supply has tightened in the past three years. “TiO₂ is perhaps the most talked about feast to famine storyline [in] the coatings industry in recent history,” says Daniel Murad, president and CEO of ChemQuest. “Perfect storm conditions were set in motion with a fundamental reset caused by the...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2012 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa