Imerys recently announced a price increase on North American Performance Mineral kaolin grades, effective April 15, 2003. "Imerys is committed to improving our efficiencies to maintain cost competitive products and services. Unfortunately, dramatic increases in labor, benefits, insurance and other costs have outpaced these efforts," said Daniel J. Moncino, vice-president and general manager of Imerys' North American Performance Minerals Division.
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