Evonik Carbon Black GmbH, a subsidiary of Evonik Industries
, Essen, is increasing prices for carbon black pigments and pigments preparations Corasol, Derussol, Tack and Colcolor by up to 10 percent for deliveries to locations in Europe, Asia,and ROW. Prices for shipments in the NAFTA region will be increased by up to 0.12 US$/lbs.
The price increase will be effective for all deliveries on or after May 1, 2011. Evonik Carbon Black GmbH is one of the world's largest producers of carbon black (furnace carbon black, lamp black, gas black and thermal black).