ANTWERP, Belgium - Specialty chemicals distributor Azelis, Antwerp, Belgium, announced a new distribution agreement to offer carbon black pigments from leading Indian manufacturer, Phillips Carbon Black Ltd., Kolkata, India, in selected European countries.

The largest carbon black manufacturer of the sub-continent, Phillips Carbon Black Ltd. is part of the RP - Sanjiv Goenka Group. With a total capacity of 500,000 tonnes it is the world's sixth-largest producer.