Carbon Black

Chemical Economics Handbook

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary5
Summary7
Manufacturing processes 1
Furnace black11
Thermal black 12
Lampblack 13
Acetylene black13
Channel black13
Grades14
Carbon black feedstocks16
Carbon black substitutes17
Transportation/distribution18
Environmental issues19
Supply and demand by region20
United States20
Producing companies20
Salient statistics24
Consumption25
Elastomers27
Nonelastomers28
Plastics29
Printing inks29
Paint30
Paper30
Other30
Price31
Trade32
Imports33
Exports36
Canada39
Producing companies39
Salient statistics40
Consumption40
Trade41
Imports41
Exports41
Mexico42
Producing companies42
Salient statistics43
Consumption43
Trade44
Imports44
Exports44
Central and South America45
Producing companies45
Salient statistics46
Consumption49
Trade49
Western Europe50
Producing companies50
Production52
Consumption53
Tires and nontire rubber55
Plastics56
Pigments56
Other56
Price56
Trade58
Central and Eastern Europe59
Producing companies59
Salient statistics61
Production61
Consumption63
Trade63
Middle East and Africa65
Producing companies65
Salient statistics66
Production66
Consumption67
Trade68
Imports68
Exports68
Japan69
Producing companies69
Salient statistics69
Production70
Consumption73
Elastomers73
Tires73
Other74
Nonelastomers74
Price75
Trade76
China80
Producing companies80
Salient statistics85
Production86
Consumption86
Price87
Trade88
India88
Producing companies88
Salient statistics89
Indonesia 90
Producing companies 90
Salient statistics 91
Malaysia 92
Producing companies 92
Salient statistics 92
South Korea 92
Producing companies 92
Salient statistics 93
Taiwan 94
Producing companies 94
Salient statistics 94
Thailand 95
Producing companies 95
Salient statistics 96
Other Asia and Australia 97
Bibliography 100
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