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Tuesday, February 07 2017 - 22:38
AsiaNet
Chemours Announces Titanium Dioxide Price Increase
WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), today announced a price increase on 
all Ti-Pure(TM) titanium dioxide grades sold in North America, Canada, Asia- 
Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa regions. 

Effective March 1, 2017 or as contracts and law allow, a net price increase of 
$.06/pound (USD) will apply for all Ti-Pure(TM) titanium dioxide grades sold in 
North America and Canada.

Effective March 1, 2017 or as contracts and law allow, a net price increase of 
$150 (USD) per tonne will apply for all Ti-Pure(TM) titanium dioxide grades 
sold in Asia Pacific.  

Effective March 1, 2017 or as contracts and law allow, a net price increase of 
$200 (USD) per tonne will apply for all Ti-Pure(TM) titanium dioxide grades 
sold in Latin America, the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Effective March 1, 2017 or as contracts and law allow, a net price increase of 
€200 (Euros) per tonne will apply for all Ti-Pure(TM) titanium dioxide grades 
sold in Western and Central Europe, Turkey and North Africa.

About The Chemours Company

The Chemours Company (NYSE: CC) helps create a colorful, capable and cleaner 
world through the power of chemistry. Chemours is a global leader in titanium 
technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, providing its customers 
with solutions in a wide range of industries with market-defining products, 
application expertise and chemistry-based innovations.  Chemours ingredients 
are found in plastics and coatings, refrigeration and air conditioning, mining 
and oil refining operations and general industrial manufacturing.  Our flagship 
products include prominent brands such as Teflon(TM), Ti-Pure(TM), Krytox(TM), 
Viton(TM), Opteon(TM), Freon(TM), and Nafion(TM).  Chemours has approximately 
8,000 employees across 35 manufacturing sites serving more than 5,000 customers 
in North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Europe.  Chemours is 
headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is listed on the NYSE under the 
symbol CC.  For more information please visit chemours.com or follow Chemours 
on Twitter at @chemours.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements, which often may be 
identified by their use of words like "plans," "expects," "will," "believes," 
"intends," "estimates," "anticipates" or other words of similar meaning. These 
forward-looking statements address, among other things, our anticipated future 
operating and financial performance, business plans and prospects, 
transformation plans, resolution of environmental liabilities, litigation and 
other contingencies, plans to increase profitability, our ability to pay or the 
amount of any dividend, and target leverage that are subject to substantial 
risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially 
from those expressed or implied by such statements. Forward-looking statements 
are not guarantees of future performance and are based on certain assumptions 
and expectations of future events which may not be realized. The matters 
discussed in these forward-looking statements also are subject to risks, 
uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ 
materially from those projected, anticipated or implied in the forward-looking 
statements, as further described in our filings with the Securities and 
Exchange Commission, including our annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal 
year ended December 31, 2015. Chemours undertakes no duty to update any 
forward-looking statements.

SOURCE: Chemours Chemicals (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
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