Plastics & Specialty

No matter the final application, we provide the right grade of pigment for your project Learn more


Our Natural and Synthetic pigments are used in precast and cast-in-place concrete components, concrete roofing tiles, pavers, stucco, and plaster Learn more

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We offer support and service that's unmatched by our competitors because of our team's past experience and acquired industry knowledge Learn more

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Cathay Industries USA is an international recognized leader in innovative product development and the third largest manufacturer of Iron Oxide pigments. We’re committed to producing the highest quality product, utilized in a multitude of applications.

We currently manufacture and supply high-purity coatings and construction-grade Iron Oxides. Our products are manufactured at 14 facilities worldwide, including seven in China, two in Australia and the USA and one in Belgium, South Africa and England.


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Our wide range of iron oxide and inorganic pigments are used by the construction industry to provide durable, long-lasting and aesthetically pleasing colour appearance for all kinds of applications.

Plastics & Specialty

Our Natural and Synthetic pigments are used in a wide variety of interior and exterior coatings applications. Others are suited for plastics produced by high temperature calcination.

Food, Pharmaceutical & Cosmetics (FP&C)

The food, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries are all very distinct, yet share many of the same material and ingredient requirements.


Cathay Industries supplies commodity and specialty chemicals with a broad range of applications, including essentials for use in many Australian industries such as agricultural, mining, water treatment, detergent, road making, I&I, and many more.