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Closure of Huntsman Pigments Calais Black End

Huntsman has confirmed that it will commence the closure of the Black end of its Calais plant from July 27th 2015. Huntsman will continue to operate the white end (finishing) of the Calais plant, and revert to using intermediate material (calciner discharge) made at other plants to an exacting specification. Huntsman has already produced and […]

Merger of Henan Billions and Lomon – Update

Henan Billions and Lomon have reached a definitive agreement that will see Henan Billions acquire Lomon at a purchase price of $1.47 billion. Henan Billions will finance this purchase using money obtained from the issue of 380 million shares in a non-public offering, which raised $1.68 billion. Completion of this agreement is subject to obtaining […]

Merger of Henan Billions and Lomon

Billions Europe Ltd. would like to confirm that its parent company, Henan Billions Chemicals Co., Ltd. (Henan Billions), is in merger discussions with Sichuan Lomon Titanium Co., Ltd. (Lomon). As is customary during merger negotiations, Henan Billions has suspended its stock, which is listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. We would like to emphasise that […]

Titanium Slag Project Update

Titanium slag is one of the main feedstock types for TiO2 manufacture. Ilmenite is converted to titanium-rich materials using a high temperature metallurgy process.  The 90% and the 78% titanium slag produced is used in the chloride and sulphate TiO2 manufacturing processes respectively. Having a readily available source of titanium slag is crucial for a […]

Chloride Process TiO2 Plant Update

When compared with the sulphate process, TiO2 produced via the chloride process route has particular properties and performance characteristics in application that make it the preferred choice for certain applications. It is also a more efficient production process than the sulphate process, using less energy and producing lower quantities of waste products, and it is […]

Company News Release

With nearly 30 years of experience in the Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) industry, Henan Billions is one of the largest TiO2 manufacturer in China and in the top ten globally. In 2011, the company was listed on the Shenzhen stock exchange market in China. This stock market launch enabled Henan Billions to reinvest and expand the […]

Continuation of Supply of Billions TR52

TR52, the speciality titanium dioxide pigment business, was purchased from Huntsman in December 2014 but continues to be manufactured by Huntsman at its Calais, France facility. Huntsman has today announced that it plans to close the ‘black end’ section of the Calais site. The ‘black end’ is responsible for the start of the titanium dioxide […]

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