About Us

Coatings World is directed at industry personnel throughout the world concerned with developing and manufacturing paints, coatings, adhesives and sealants. Our staff-written feature articles and news items provide information on new technologies, production and marketing aspects of the worldwide paint and coatings industry.

Soon after it was launched in June 1996, Coatings World received widespread praise for its editorial approach, and was ranked No. 1 as the"most-read magazine" in the 1999 independent Harvey Research study of 10 magazines covering the paint and adhesives industries.

Coatings World is published 12 times a year and has a circulation of more than 20,000. Our readers include R&D chemists, corporate management, sales and marketing professionals, purchasing executives and production/plant managers at the top paint and coatings companies around the world.