Weak TiO2 prices pull Chemours into net loss for Q3

By Kasia Patel
Published: Friday, 06 November 2015

In its first quarter of standalone operations, DuPont’s spin-off company Chemours has reported a net loss as the weak TiO2 market continues to weigh heavily on results.

The Chemours Co. reported a loss of $29m for the third quarter of 2015, down from net income of $107m last year, in its first earnings release as a standalone company as market conditions in titanium dioxide (TiO2) remained soft.

Chemours, originally DuPont’s TiO2 and fluorochemicals division, reported a decline...

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