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Chemical Economics Handbook

Carbon Black

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Summary 6
Manufacturing processes 10
Furnace black 10
Thermal black 12
Lampblack 12
Acetylene black 13
Channel black 13
Grades 13
Carbon black feedstocks 16
Carbon black substitutes 16
Transportation/distribution 17
Environmental and safety issues 18
Supply and demand by region 18
United States 18
Producing companies 19
Salient statistics 23
Consumption 24
Elastomers 26
Nonelastomers 28
Plastics 30
Printing inks 30
Paint 31
Paper 31
Other 31
Price 32
Trade 34
Imports 34
Exports 39
Canada 41
Producing companies 41
Salient statistics 42
Consumption 43
Trade 43
Imports 43
Exports 44
Mexico 45
Producing companies 45
Salient statistics 46
Consumption 47
Trade 48
Imports 48
Exports 48
Central and South America 49
Producing companies 49
Salient statistics 50
Consumption 53
Trade 53
Western Europe 53
Producing companies 54
Production 56
Consumption 57
Tires and nontire rubber 60
Plastics 61
Pigments 61
Other 61
Price 62
Trade 63
Central and Eastern Europe 65
Producing companies 65
Salient statistics 67
Production 69
Consumption 70
Trade 71
Middle East and Africa 75
Producing companies 75
Salient statistics 76
Production 76
Consumption 77
Trade 78
Imports 78
Exports 78
Japan 79
Producing companies 79
Salient statistics 81
Production 81
Consumption 84
Elastomers 85
Tires 85
Other 86
Nonelastomers 86
Price 87
Trade 88
China 91
Producing companies 91
Salient statistics 98
Production 98
Consumption 99
Price 100
Trade 101
India 101
Producing companies 101
Salient statistics 103
Indonesia 103
Producing companies 103
Salient statistics 104
Republic of Korea 105
Producing companies 105
Salient statistics 106
Malaysia 107
Producing companies 107
Salient statistics 107
Taiwan 108
Producing companies 108
Salient statistics 108
Thailand 109
Producing companies 109
Salient statistics 110
Other Asia and Australia 112
Bibliography 113

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