ITSCi report demonstrates effective risk management outcomes ...Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
London-listed Bushveld Minerals Limited has raised further funds for its planned acquisition of Strategic Minerals Corporation after agreeing on a deal with Wogen Resources related to its alloying business. Both Bushveld and Strategic Minerals have tin projects in development. Through its subsidiary, Greenhill Resources, Bushveld is working to develop the Mokopane tin project in South Africa, but also has a suite of vanadium, titanium, iron ore and coal assets. Strategic Minerals became equal...
Kronos Q4 income up on higher TiO2 sales, pricesMon, 13 Mar 2017 17:15:00 GMT
While average 2016 prices for titanium dioxide were lower than the previous year, price improvements in the fourth quarter together with higher sales volumes and growing demand buoyed both Q4 and full year results.
Titanium dioxide prices continue to trend upwardsMon, 13 Mar 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Supply tightness, higher raw materials costs and increasing demand for the mineral as a result of higher end market activity are continuing to push up prices for TiO2.
Price briefing 3-9 MarchFri, 10 Mar 2017 16:15:00 GMT
Magnesia held unchanged, as brown fused alumina and titanium dioxide prices increased while iodine remained stable.
Tianjin Toho Lead Recycling to Start Construction of Battery ...Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Tianjin Toho Lead Recycling plans to invest 356.48 million yuan to build lead-acid battery scrap and lead-containing scrap disposal production lines.
Chinese TiO2 exports and imports increase for JanuaryWed, 01 Mar 2017 11:45:00 GMT
Both exports and imports of titanium dioxide showed an increased in terms of value and volumes compared with January 2016, although both dipped compared with prior months.
TiO2 News in Brief: 29 February 2017Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:15:00 GMT
A brief roundup of notable activity in the titanium dioxide and mineral sands sectors. Featuring updates from FinnAust Mining, Bluejay Mining, Image Resources, Huntsman Corp, AkzoNobel, Nordic Mining and Savannah Resources.
Base Resources reports H2 2016 profit as TiO2 strengthensTue, 28 Feb 2017 17:30:00 GMT
Increases in prices and demand for titanium dioxide in the second half of 2016 drove ilmenite sales and prices for Base Resources. The company expects further improvements in mineral sands prices throughout 2017.
Speciality alumina sales drive Tor Minerals 2016 earningsMon, 27 Feb 2017 17:30:00 GMT
Lower TiO2 sales volumes and prices in 2016 were more than offset by higher sales in the company's speciality aluminas business, enabling Tor Minerals to narrow its Q4 net loss and move into profit for the full year.
China's coating industry raises output, turnover in 2016Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:30:00 GMT
The titanium dioxide-consuming coatings industry in China improved output and and sales turnover in 2016, lending some support to talk of a turnaround in the TiO2 market.
Chinese TiO2 companies raise pricesThu, 23 Feb 2017 19:45:00 GMT
Following a lead from Lomon Billions, Chinese titanium dioxide producers have announced another wave of price hikes.
Rios minerals sees earnings rise 250%Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT
Higher iron ore, coal prices; however, drop offs in TiO2 feedstocks with zircon and borates also down.
Fire halts production at Huntsman TiO2 site in FinlandThu, 23 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT
No injuries reported; site damaged; TiO2 production temporarily offline;
Likely to push up prices in Europe
TiO2 feedstocks turn a cornerWed, 22 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT
A rebound in titanium dioxide prices and demand has paved the way for positive momentum in the mineral sands sector. Kasia Patel, North American Editor, and Cameron Perks, IM Correspondent, look at current industry trends and planned new projects in the sector.
China reiterates calls for TiO2 sector reformMon, 20 Feb 2017 15:30:00 GMT
A government seminar heard calls for financing of the TiO2 supply-side to be tied to the promotion of a greener industry.
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