Firm Bets on Trump with Purchase of Filler Company

Australian company Boral’s 1.8 billion purchase of Headwaters Inc., one of the largest U.S. sellers of fly ash cement, will increase the company’s U.S. presence in the building and construction markets. The transaction is best understood as a bet on Trump infrastructure and policy priorities. Read this PMD Newsline for the full story, as well as other items cultivated for producers of pulverized minerals.

North American Calcium Carbonate Market to Expand by Nearly 7 Percent

The latest calcium carbonate market report offers an in-depth analysis on key market trends and challenges for the North American market growth until 2019.

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Global Filler Market Expected to Grow by More Than 5 Percent

Growing demand in the composites industry’s transportation and construction segments is forecast to drive growth in the calcium carbonate filler market over the next few years.