|Annual Tonnage Declaration Form|
Members of The Sulphur Institute agree to abide by its Amended and Restated Bylaws (copies of which are available by request). As such, all member companies reporting tonnage are required to complete, sign, and return this Annual Business Declaration Form.
Benefits of Membership include:
Sulphur Producer: Any company engaged in the production of elemental sulphur, sulphuric acid, sulphur contained in pyrites, or sulphur contained in other forms. Annual volume shall include sulphur produced / delivered by the company to others to which title and all internal transfers for use by the company itself has passed to others.
Sulphur Consumer: Any company engaged in the acquisition or purchase of any form of sulphur or sulphuric acid. Annual volume shall include all sulphur acquired or purchased for internal consumption.
Sulphur Marketer: Any company engaged in commercial sulphur transactions that include purchase, sale, and tolling in which sulphur is invoiced in cash or in kind, with regard to all transactions involving change of product ownership on its way to the final consumer. This includes sulphur in all forms transacted and delivered by the company, to include: elemental sulphur, pyrites, sulphur dioxide, hydrogen sulphide, sulphuric acid and other sulphur compounds. Swap transactions are excluded from the calculation of tonnage volumes, since there is no net remuneration for the action.
Activities that would count toward determining Marketer tonnage volumes:
Activities that would not count toward determining Marketer tonnage volumes:
Service Provider: Any company affiliated with sulphur not meeting Producer, Consumer or Marketer eligibility and having annual sulphur-related activity (sales or revenue) above US$ 15,000,000.
Small Company: Any company affiliated with sulphur (any member category above) and having annual sulphur-related activity (sales or revenue) less than US$ 15,000,000.
Transportation Associate: Any company engaged as either a manufacturer or a carrier of road, rail, or marine transport for sulphur or sulphuric acid.
Consultants, Publishers, Non-Profits: Any company or organization engaged in activities recognized as beneficial to objectives of The Sulphur Institute, not meeting the other Membership Eligibility criteria. Equipment Suppliers: Any company that manufactures or provides equipment for use by or within sulphur industry facilities.