IMERYS to Boost Price Worldwide for Kaolin and GCC
June 6, 2008 - IMERYS Pigments for Paper said that it will increase prices for all kaolin products, effective immediately.
Kaolin manufactured in the U.S., Brazil, Australia and the UK, including calcined products, will increase in price by 10 - 15 %, IMERYS said.
In addition to the price increase, IMERYS said it will apply energy & transportation surcharges, around the world, for kaolin products in all forms.
The company also announced a 10% price hike for ground calcium carbonate (GCC) pigments for paper products, effective immediately.
SOURCE: IMERYS Pigments for Paper