was first formed in 1997 to commercialise advanced materials technology
originally developed by the University of Western Australia. The
technology was first scaled-up via a joint venture with Samsung Corning
Co. Ltd, of Korea (2000 to 2004), and then as a stand-alone operation.
Antaria has expanded from its original research-based foundations to
the development of a broader range of advanced materials opportunities.
Antaria’s core skills now include the development, scaling-up,
manufacturing and marketing of innovative products based on a range of
proprietary advanced material technologies and manufacturing processes.
To date, Antaria’s commercialised products include advanced metal
oxides powders and dispersions of zinc oxide, aluminium oxide and
Antaria focuses on selected market segments and sells into
international markets via both a network of specialist distributors
around the world, and strategic distribution alliances such as those
with The Dow Chemical Company. These sales channels are supported by
dedicated business development specialists and a strong technical
service team. This approach successfully combines world-leading
industry expertise with focussed geographical penetration for each