David Savastano, Ink World Editor || March 24, 2010 The past year was a challenging one for pigment manufacturers. Demand for pigments generally declined due to the recession, and customers also looked to cut inventories. As a result, the market shrank, leading to more competition.
Still, there were…
Edwin B. Faulkner, Sun Chemical Corporation u2013 Colors Group || October 14, 2009 the factors that have affected the organic pigment industry over the last year will be examined and a look will be taken at what’s in store for 2003
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || March 11, 2009 As the worldwide economic downturn continues to impact the printing ink industry, pigment manufacturers are preparing for numerous challenges in the coming year.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || March 14, 2006 Pigment manufacturers are facing numerous challenges, including tighter margins, higher raw material and operating costs, overcapacity and offshore competition. How these challenges are met will determine which companies will ultimately succeed.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || October 25, 2005 In a year dominated by rising raw material prices and an improving economy, many pigment manufacturers were able to get much-needed price increases.