Tronox Increases Soda Ash Prices

Jul 07, 2015, 17:19 ET from Tronox Limited

STAMFORD, Conn., July 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tronox Limited  (NYSE: TROX) announced today that effective September 1, 2015, or as contract terms permit, Tronox Alkali will increase list and off-list soda ash prices by $12.00 per short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products.

The new list prices will be:

Bulk Soda Ash List Prices

($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger, Wyoming)

Dense

Grade 100TM

AbsorptaPlusTM

Railcar and Hopper Truck

302.00

322.00

332.00

Packaged Soda Ash List Prices

($/Ton, FOB Westvaco, Wyoming)

Dense

Grade 100TM

50 lb.

367.00

387.00

2,000 lb.

357.00

377.00

Tronox Alkali's current energy surcharge and freight policies for soda ash will remain in effect. The energy surcharge base cost will remain $7.00/MMbtu.

About Tronox

Tronox Limited is a global leader in the mining, production and marketing of inorganic minerals and chemicals. The company operates two vertically integrated businesses: Tronox Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) and Tronox Alkali. For more information, visit www.tronox.com

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