Minerals Technologies Sets Record Sales and Earnings for 2021

Minerals Technologies Inc (MTI) of New York, NY has reported a fourth quarter 2021 net income of US$41.1 million on sales revenue of US$476.9 million versus a net income of US$31.1 million on sales revenue of US$431.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2020. For all of 2021, the company generated a net income of US$164.4 […]

Vulcan Materials Anticipates Robust Growth for Aggregates in 2022

Vulcan Materials Co of Birmingham, AL has reported 2021 revenues of US$5.55 billion, up from US$4.86 billion in 2020. Aggregates sales increased 10% to US$4.35 billion versus US$3.94 billion in 2020. Aggregate shipments increased from 208.3 million tons to 222.9 million tons. The company’s average aggregates sales price for the year was US$14.87/ton up from US$14.44/ton in 2020. […]

Vulcan Increases Aggregates Shipments, Prices in Q3

Vulcan Materials Co of Birmingham, AL has reported that in the third quarter of 2021 its Aggregates segment revenues increased 10% to US$1.17 billion. Aggregate shipments increased from 55.9 million tons to 60.2 million tons and the average realized unit price in the quarter increased from US$14.44/ton to US$14.93/ton. Vulcan reports that its Calcium segment generated a gross profit of […]

Mississippi Lime Announces Price Hike for New Year

Mississippi Lime Co of St Louis, MO will increase prices for its quicklime, hydrated lime, specialty, and calcium carbonate products up to 15%, subject to contractual obligations, effective January 1, 2022. The company notes that energy, labor, freight, and materials are creating significant cost pressures and unprecedented supply chain challenges. Volume 35, Issue 21

Huber to Acquire Calcium Carbonate Nutraceuticals Facility in La Mirada

Huber Engineered Materials of Atlanta, GA has reached an agreement to purchase the Nutri Granulations manufacturing asset and business of IMCD NV of The Netherlands. The agreement is expected to close on April 1, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. Located in La Mirada, CA, Nutri Granulations manufactures food grade and USP grade calcium carbonate […]