LUXEMBOURG - Orion Engineered Carbons announced that it began implementing price increases on all specialty carbon blacks worldwide beginning Jan. 1, 2018.

The increases vary depending on the grade, the sales region and the end market. These price increases support Orion's ability to maintain the service levels and technical support required for high-quality specialty carbon blacks for its customers.

Orion is committed to an ongoing review of costs and markets and will continue to keep customers informed of any changes that may occur. In case of questions, contact your local Orion sales representative.