ChemiK and Omya Announce Distribution Partnership


Omya, a global producer of industrial minerals, has announced a distribution agreement with ChemiK Co., Ltd. Omya will represent ChemiK as a national distributor of their full line of synthetic iron oxide pigments in the coatings, plastics, and construction markets throughout the United States and Canada.

ChemiK—Zhejiang Huayuan Pigment Corporation offers a range of micronized and non-micronized iron oxides, as well as high purity pigment grades for food packaging and consumer goods, the company says. ChemiK—Zhejiang Huayuan Pigment Corporation operates two ISO certified plants in the Zhejiang Province of China.

“The ChemiK iron oxide pigments fill a void in our product portfolio and will be a welcome addition to meet our customers’ requirements,” said David Roth, director of Omya Distribution Services North America.