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‘Best market conditions in five years’ prompt Iluka to raise zircon, rutile prices

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 09:00:00 GMT

Iluka will raise the prices for its zircon and rutile products amid strong demand, weakened supply and what it says is a “trend toward high-grade feedstocks and chloride feedstocks across the board.”

Base Resources reports rising revenues from Kenyan mineral sand project

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 09:00:00 GMT

A drop in sales in the second half of 2017 was more than offset by increasing mineral sand prices, according to Base Resources.

TiZir kiln shutdown to reduce titanium slag production

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:15:00 GMT

Europe’s only titanium slag production facility has reported a technical failure which could slow production for a period of six to eight weeks.

Talk from the top: Velta CEO Andrey Brodsky speaks to Industrial Minerals

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:00:00 GMT

Velta produces ilmenite from its Birzulivske deposit and is developing its Likarvirske deposit, both located in the Kirovohrad region of Ukraine. Industrial Minerals correspondent Cameron Perks caught up with chief executive officer Andrey Brodsky to see if the recent uptick in prices has encouraged sales.

Kronos Q4 income up on higher TiO2 sales, prices

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 09:00:00 GMT

Higher TiO2 prices, sales up; North America demand up; Exports climb in 2016

Huntsman to shut TiO2 white end French operation

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 09:00:00 GMT

‘Finishing’ plant will close in Q3 2017; Total loss of 108 jobs expected in Calais; Production still offline in Finland after fire