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Carbon Black

Chemical Economics Handbook

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary 6
Summary 8
Manufacturing processes 12
Furnace black 12
Thermal black 13
Lampblack 14
Acetylene black 14
Channel black 14
Grades 16
Carbon black feedstocks 18
Carbon black substitutes 19
Transportation/distribution 20
Environmental issues 21
Supply and demand by region 22
United States 22
Producing companies 22
Salient statistics 26
Consumption 27
Elastomers 29
Nonelastomers 31
Plastics 32
Printing inks 33
Paint 33
Paper 33
Other 34
Price 34
Trade 35
Imports 36
Exports 38
Canada 42
Producing companies 42
Salient statistics 42
Consumption 43
Trade 43
Imports 43
Exports 44
Mexico 44
Producing companies 44
Salient statistics 45
Consumption 46
Trade 46
Imports 46
Exports 47
Central and South America 47
Producing companies 47
Salient statistics 48
Consumption 51
Trade 51
Western Europe 52
Producing companies 52
Production 56
Consumption 56
Tires and nontire rubber 58
Plastics 60
Pigments 60
Other 60
Price 60
Trade 62
Central and Eastern Europe 63
Producing companies 63
Salient statistics 65
Production 67
Consumption 68
Trade 68
Middle East 69
Producing companies 69
Production 70
Consumption 71
Trade 72
Imports 72
Exports 72
Africa 73
Producing companies 73
Production 74
Consumption 75
Trade 75
Imports 75
Exports 76
India 76
Producing companies 76
Salient statistics 78
Northeast Asia 79
Mainland China 79
Producing companies 79
Salient statistics 84
Production 85
Consumption 85
Price 86
Trade 87
Japan 87
Producing companies 87
Salient statistics 88
Production 89
Consumption 91
Elastomers 92
Tires 92
Other 93
Nonelastomers 93
Price 94
Trade 95
South Korea 99
Producing companies 99
Salient statistics 99
Taiwan 100
Producing companies 100
Salient statistics 101
Indonesia 102
Producing companies 102
Salient statistics 102
Malaysia 103
Producing companies 103
Salient statistics 103
Thailand 104
Producing companies 104
Salient statistics 105
Other Asia and Australia 106
Additional resources 110
Revisions 111
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