Press Releases

08 November 2018

Following an unavoidable rise in costs, Imerys Graphite & Carbon will enact price increases for Natural and Synthetic Graphite, Specialty Carbon Black and Coke from January 1, 2019, whilst respecting all contractual commitments.

Imerys Graphite & Carbon Increases Prices from January 2019


25 September 2018

Imerys Graphite & Carbon is excited to announce a new distribution agreement with Soltex, Inc. Soltex will distribute both synthetic and natural graphite from the TIMREX® product line throughout Canada, the USA and South America for lubricant applications.

Imerys Graphite & Carbon Enters Distribution Agreement with Soltex, Inc.


01 March 2018

Martin Tjipita joins Imerys Graphite & Carbon as Mine Manager Namibia


16 February 2017

Imerys Graphite & Carbon acquires Japanese company to increase its business opportunities in lithium-ion battery market

Imerys Graphite & Carbon acquires NPG Japan


16 December 2016

Imerys Graphite & Carbon’s expansion in Natural Graphite production with a new mine in Namibia proceeds according to plan

Imerys expands natural graphite production in Namibia starting 2017


22 August 2016

At K2016, Imerys will be showcasing its latest mineral innovations  for plastic lightweighting, recycling and VOC reduction

K-Show 2016


22 May 2016

Sharp aboard Imerys arrived in New York on Saturday May 21st in third position of the Transat Bakerly

The Transat Bakerly : Podium Finish for Imerys


25 April 2016

The Energy Challenge are delighted to announce a Title Partnership with Imerys, world leader in the mineral-based specialties for industry, who will be supporting Phil Sharp’s entry in the 2016 Class 40 Championship, commencing with the infamous Transat bakerly.

Imerys Graphite & Carbon sponsors the Energy Challenge


August 2015

IMERYS Graphite & Carbon published an article about graphite-filled polymer compounds for bipolar plates in collaboration with ZBT Germany for the journal Kunststoffe International.

Conductive and Highly Filled – Carbon-Polymer Compounds for Bipolar Plates


July 2015

Article in Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology International July 2015

Material Gains – the appropriate selection of specialized graphite and carbons for rechargeable batteries and the right choice of fillers for conductive polymers can offer a wealth of advantages for EVs and HEVs