Van Horn, Metz & Company (VHM) is pleased to announce that effective (April 1, 2018) Cathay Industries is expanding our territory to include Virginia and the North Eastern States.
Under this new agreement, VHM will distribute all pigments sold under the Cathay and Hoover trade names
from Maine to Virginia.
Of special interest to customers in the new territory are CathayRed pigments for liquid coatings, CathayTherm pigments for plastics and powder coatings, FerroTint products for construction, and CathayPure pigments for cosmetics, food and pharmaceutical applications. Both companies are looking forward to strengthening this partnership and to contributing to our customers’ success, by offering access to our technical team of experts, strategically located to respond quickly and address our customer needs and challenges.
About Cathay Pigments
Cathay Pigments is a global company and a world leader in manufacturing synthetic iron oxide pigments. Our resources and technical expertise allows us to provide innovative pigment products with consistency and quality for the most demanding applications. We have branch and sales offices throughout the
world. We manufacture and sell High Purity, Construction, Coatings, and Plastics grade Iron Oxide Pigments through our United States Corporation; Cathay Pigments Industries USA, Inc., located in Valparaiso, Indiana. Additionally, in 2016, we acquired the Hoover Color Corporation Hiwassee, Virginia
manufacturing facility. The merger of these two companies allows us to expand our capabilities and focus on innovation, sustainability, and ability to provide the best value iron oxides to meet our customers many needs. The addition of the Hoover Hiwassee, Virginia facility brings 93+ years as a
market leader in natural occurring Umbers, Ochres, Siennas and unique eco-friendly Transparent Iron Oxides. For more information visit: www.cathayindustries.com
About Van Horn, Metz & Company
Van Horn, Metz & Company is a specialty raw materials distributor to Paints, Coatings, Plastics, Inks, Rubber and Personal Care Industries. Our mission is to be a trusted and reliable source for material and information by offering our customers leading technology and solutions, quality products and superior customer service.