Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (Kronos) is a global producer and marketer of titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2). TiO2 is used for a variety of manufacturing applications, including coatings, plastics, paper, and other industrial and specialty products. The Company�s products include anatase pigments; rutile pigments for coatings, plastics and paper; non-pigmentary; food, drug and cosmetic grades; photo catalysts; and titanium chemicals. The Company�s range of products includes over 40 different TiO2 pigment grades under the Kronos brand. It ships TiO2 to its customers in either a powder or slurry form through rail, truck or ocean carrier. The Company, and its agents and distributors sell and provide technical services for its products in three end-use markets: coatings, plastics and paper.