Kronos Q2 profits fall on rise in TiO2 feedstock costs

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 09 August 2019

Pigment maker Kronos showed a fall in second-quarter profit because of lower sales prices and higher raw material costs.

Titanium dioxide producer Kronos reported a sharp drop in earnings for the second quarter of 2019, with lower pigment prices and higher raw material costs outweighing higher sales volumes.

Kronos Worldwide reported a net income of $29.5 million in the three months to June 31, compared with $77.7 million in...

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