Hi-Tech Carbon demerged from Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd. SKI Carbon Black (India) Pvt Ltd. Incorporated.
Aditya Birla Group acquires Columbian Chemicals Co. and becomes the largest Carbon Black Company globally under the Corporate brand Birla Carbon.
Hi-Tech Carbon, Patalganga starts operations in India.
Columbian Chemicals Co. expands its China and Hungary facilities.
One Equity Partner acquires DC Chemicals ownership portion of Columbian Chemicals Co.
Columbian Chemicals Co. starts operations at Bahia, a Greenfield facility.
Columbian Chemicals Co. acquires Weifang facility in China.
Columbian Chemicals Co. North Bend Cogeneration facility starts operations.
Columbian Chemicals Co. is acquired from Phelps Dodge by DC Chemicals/One Equity partners.
Liaoning Birla Carbon, a subsidiary of Thai Carbon Black Public Co. Ltd., starts operations in China.
Columbian Chemicals Co. acquires Korea facility from Korea Kumho Petrochemical Co.
Columbian Chemicals Co. acquires Brazil facility, Cubatao, from Copebras.
Hi-Tech Carbon, Gummidipoondi, starts operations in India.
Columbian Chemicals Co. acquires Spain facility from Repsol.
Aditya Birla Group starts operations in Egypt with Alexandria Carbon Black Co. SAE.
Columbian Chemicals Co. builds and commences Hungary facility/operations.
Birla Carbon starts operations in India through Hi-Tech Carbon, Renukoot.
Phelps Dodge acquires Columbian Chemicals Co.
Von Hoffman purchases Columbian Chemicals Co.
Consolidated Mining acquires Columbian Chemicals Co. from Occidental.
Aditya Birla Group enters Carbon Black Business with Thai Carbon Black Public Co. Ltd., beginning its operations in Angthong, Thailand.
Columbian Chemicals Co. is the first Carbon Black Company to use the Industrial Electron Microscope.
Treated Carbon Black is understood and controlled.
Columbian Chemicals Co. acquires L. Martin and Peerless.
Columbian Chemicals Co. patents Dustless Carbon Black and is the first to produce Carbon Black Beads.
Columbian Chemicals Co. is the first to introduce and patent Gas Furnace Process (Swartz, LA).
Began Marketing under Columbian Chemicals Co. after consolidating several small Carbon Black manufacturers.
Binney and Smith receives the first million pound order.
Carbon Black reinforcement of rubber is discovered.
Binney and Smith becomes amajor Carbon Black distributor.
L. Martin begins production of lapblack.