Published On: Sat, Jan 19th, 2013

Omya to be a distributor of DuPont Titanium Technologies’ products

Omya to be a distributor of DuPont Titanium Technologies’ products

Omya to be a distributor of DuPont Titanium Technologies’ products

DuPont Titanium Technologies, the world’s largest manufacturer of titanium dioxide, announced a new distribution agreement with Omya, Inc. Omya, through its subsidiary companies, will become a national distributor and represent DuPont Titanium Technologies’ products in all 50 U.S. states as well as Western Canada.

Omya, founded in 1884 in Switzerland, is a worldwide distributor of specialty chemical products focused on industrial and life science applications, as well as a leading global producer of industrial minerals, mainly fillers and pigments derived from calcium carbonate and dolomite. “We see an outstanding fit between Omya’s approach to the markets we serve together and expect that this partnership will improve our market position and better serve our customers in North America,” said Miren Salsamendi, North America director, DuPont Titanium Technologies.

Tony Colak, CEO for Omya Region Americas stated, “We are very excited to extend our relationship with DuPont, the global market leader in titanium dioxide pigments which are critical to the formulations used by many of our customers.” DuPont Titanium Technologies serves customers globally in the coatings, paper, plastics and laminates industries.

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