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Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (KRO)

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
11.75-0.18 (-1.51%)
At close: 04:00PM EST
12.10 +0.35 (+2.98%)
After hours: 07:59PM EST

Kronos Worldwide, Inc.

5430 LBJ Freeway
Suite 1700
Dallas, TX 75240-2620
United States
972 233 1700

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees2,248

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert D. GrahamVice Chairman & CEO3.73MN/A1956
Mr. James M. BuchPres, COO & Director1.65MN/A1961
Mr. Tim C. HaferSr. VP, Principal Accounting Officer & CFO787kN/A1962
Mr. Brian W. ChristianExec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer1.36MN/A1979
Mr. Andrew B. NaceExec. VP876kN/A1965
Rainer GruberSr. VP of Manufacturing & TechnologyN/AN/AN/A
Mr. John A. SunnySr. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/A1963
Ms. Janet G. KeckeisenVP of Corp. Strategy & Investor RelationsN/AN/A1956
Ms. Alexis A. ThomasonVP & Gen. CounselN/AN/A1981
Mr. Benjiman R. CoronaPres of Global Sales ManagementN/AN/A1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2021 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Kronos Worldwide, Inc. produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2) in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company produces TiO2 in two crystalline forms, rutile and anatase to impart whiteness, brightness, opacity, and durability for various products, including paints, coatings, plastics, paper, fibers, and ceramics, as well as for various specialty products, such as inks, foods, and cosmetics. It also produces ilmenite, a raw material used directly as a feedstock by sulfate-process TiO2 plants; iron-based chemicals, which are used as treatment and conditioning agents for industrial effluents and municipal wastewater, as well as in the manufacture of iron pigments, cement, and agricultural products; specialty chemicals for use in the formulation of pearlescent pigments, and production of electroceramic capacitors for cell phones and other electronic devices, as well as for use in pearlescent pigments, natural gas pipe, and other specialty applications. In addition, the company provides technical services for its products. It sells its products under the KRONOS brand through agents and distributors to paint, plastics, decorative laminate, and paper manufacturers. The company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Kronos Worldwide, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Valhi, Inc.

Corporate Governance

Kronos Worldwide, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 1, 2022 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.