BASF Announces Kaolin Price Increase

BASF Corp of Florham Park, NJ has announced that, effective immediately, or as contracts allow, it will increase kaolin prices globally by up to 7 percent; with the amount of the increase dependent on the product. The increase is valid for all industrial applications, calcined kaolin for paper applications and hydrous kaolin products for thermal...

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MTI Businesses Record Double Digit Margins

Minerals Technologies Inc (MTI) of New York, NY has reported an 11% drop in worldwide net sales in the third quarter from US$451.0 million to US$400.0 million. Consolidated net income grew from US$30.3 million to US$42.6 million. The majority of the sales decrease occurred in the Services businesses due to continued weak market conditions in...

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U.S. Silica Adds Sandbox and NBR, Reports Loss

U.S. Silica Holdings of Frederick, MD has reported a third quarter net loss of US$11.3 million on revenue of US$137.7 million versus a net profit of US$2.4 million on revenue of US$155.4 million in the third quarter of 2015. The results were negatively impacted by US$4.7 million of business development-related expenses, including acquisition costs for...

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