Price fixing allegations rock TiO2
Published: Thursday, 25 February 2010
DuPont, Huntsman, Kronos, Millennium & Cristal accused; Anti-trust class action filed over 2001 Finland meeting; Haley Paint Co. seeks three-fold damages
North American paint company, Haley Paint Co. is alleging
that five titanium dioxide (TiO2) producers have
conspired to fix pigment prices in a federal anti-trust class
action in Baltimore, Maryland USA.
The accusations are levelled at four US companies: DuPont,
Huntsman International LLC, Kronos Worldwide, Inc. and
Millennium Inorganic Chemicals;...