Iron oxide pigments

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  • A colorful future – the rebound in iron oxide pigments

    Monday, 22 October 2018

    As big players in the iron oxide pigment business reap the rewards of an upturn in the construction industry, Fastmarkets IM correspondent Myles McCormick takes a look at the state of the market.

  • Iron oxide: build, or it won’t come

    Friday, 27 February 2015

    Iron oxide pigment demand is benefitting from growth in new markets such as batteries and cosmetics, but the industry’s main demand driver is the construction sector, where consumption has been hurt by weaker economic growth. Kasia Patel, Deputy Editor, takes a look at what construction forecasts might mean for iron oxide and discusses varying preferences for natural and synthetic material.

  • Supply Situation Report: Iron oxide – back in the black

    Monday, 25 March 2013

    Iron oxide is an important pigment material for creating red, yellow and black colours in concrete, bricks, paints, inks and a wide variety of other materials. The construction industry - which accounts for the majority of iron oxide pigments end use - suffered greatly in the global recession and the after-effects linger on across the world.

  • Price Briefing: Barytes market reports bull trend as taxes bite in China

    Monday, 23 July 2012

    Barytes up while graphite market softens and a rare earth platform hoves into view

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