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Price briefing 9-15 June
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 15:45:00 GMT
Bauxite prices rocket higher; fluorspar spot market in Europe tracked China higher; antimony trioxide prices soften; titanium dioxide prices could rise further; according to Chinese producer Lomon Billions.

Lomon Billions: TiO2 price may rise further
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Demand for titanium dioxide (TiO2) continues to increase on both the domestic Chinese market as well as in foreign destinations, which could support future price upticks despite ilmenite prices from Sichuan are moving down.

Sheffield Resources to supply ilmenite to CNNC Huayuan
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 11:30:00 GMT
Sheffield Resources has signed a MoU to supply ilmenite to Chinese pigment producer CNNC Huayuan Titanium Dioxide Co.

Advisory Services for the Base and Minor Metals Industry - Mining ...
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
CM provides independent advisory services for mining clients, specialising in value-chain analysis across a range of metals, including aluminium, zinc, copper, molybdenum, nickel (NPI), magnesium, manganese and titanium (mineral sands). CM's target... ...

China April TiO2 export continues to surge
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 12:15:00 GMT
Chinas titanium dioxide export price and volumes surged in April on an annual basis amid improved market conditions.

New process could unlock untapped US ilmenite supplies
Wed, 31 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT
A state government-funded pilot scheme has delivered pigment grade titanium dioxide from large but previously unusable deposits in Minnesota.

New board member in Hydro
Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Corporate Assembly in Norsk Hydro ASA on Tuesday approved Svein Kre Sund as new member of Hydros Board of Directors for a period of two years.

Huntsman, Clariant cite procurement savings ahead of $20bn tie-up
Mon, 22 May 2017 13:30:00 GMT
Huntsman's planned spin-out of its titanium dioxide segment will not be affected by the planned merge

Panelists at TITANIUM EUROPE 2017 Share Insights, Estimates on ...
Tue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
DENVER, Colorado USA International Titanium Association (ITA), Industry executives and business analysts will provide out...

Japan pays price for surging TiO2 markets in Asia
Mon, 15 May 2017 15:15:00 GMT
Customs data shows Japan paying the most for TiO2 in years, as Chinese export volumes and prices rise.

Price briefing 5-11 May
Fri, 12 May 2017 14:30:00 GMT
Prices were mixed across a number of industrial minerals markets, with anti-pollution related production shutdowns lifting prices for antimony trioxide, while Chinese fluorspar prices also continue to rise. Amid prices surging over the past months, fluorspar market participants have urged caution amid supply and demand uncertainty. Rutile and titanium dioxide prices have also increased. In contrast, chemical-grade chromite prices have slumped.

Titanium dioxide prices break recent highs
Fri, 12 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Prices for titanium dioxide pigment are at their highest level in years, as market participants note tight supply, with spot TiO2 purchases hard to come by.

Lomon Billions raises TiO2 prices, records jump in Q1 profits
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:15:00 GMT
The price hike follows four increases in the first quarter of 2017 during which time the company recorded a huge jump in profits. Meanwhile other Chinese titanium dioxide producers, Jilin GPRO Titanium Industry and Annada Titanium Dioxide, posted higher sales revenues and profits in Q1.

TOR Minerals returns to profitability in 2016
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:45:00 GMT
The company returned into positive territory following a net loss of over $6m in 2015, on the back of higher sales of alumina despite revenues from both TiO2 and barium sulphate decreased.

Rio's borates, salt production falls in Q1 as TiO2 slag output ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:45:00 GMT
Both borates and salt production declined in Q1 as TiO2 slag output grew substantially reflecting "higher demand".

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