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Environmental inspectors slow ilmenite, TiO2 production in Sichuan
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Production of ilmenite and titanium dioxide in Sichuan, the largest titanium province, has been hit once again by the return of environmental inspectors.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3742333/Environmental-inspectors-slow-ilmenite-TiO2-production-in-Sichuan.html


Nomination Deadline for the $20,000 Titanium Application Development ...
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Nomination Deadline for the $20,000 Titanium Application Development Award is August 30th...
http://www.titanium.org/news/358796/Nomination-Deadline-for-the-20000-Titanium-Application-Development-Award-is-August-30th.htm


Environmental inspections hit Chinas TiO2 supply
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMT
Lower production rates following months of governmental inspections is leading to reduced supply in TiO2 and its downstream segments, with coatings manufacturers among the worst affected.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3740117/Environmental-inspections-hit-Chinas-TiO2-supply.html


TOR Minerals Q2 profit surge
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:00:00 GMT
Speciality alumina demand in Europe led the division to boost activity and revenue in the quarter, while sales in both the TiO2 and barium sulphate segments were mostly unchanged.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3739471/TOR-Minerals-Q2-profit-surge.html


Chemours sees global TiO2 demand outpacing economy
Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:00:00 GMT
The usual correlation between TiO2 and global economic growth is lessening, thanks to a shortage of Chinese supply, Chemours boss tells investors.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3739012/Chemours-sees-global-TiO2-demand-outpacing-economy.html


Tronox to sell soda ash business
Fri, 04 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT
The US-based company pledges to focus on titanium dioxide, ahead of Cristal acquisition.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3739000/Tronox-to-sell-soda-ash-business.html


Rising prices boost Rio Tintos H1 earnings
Wed, 02 Aug 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Bauxite and alumina business on the up; activity in borates and TiO2 also increasing, while salt output fell.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3738574/Rising-prices-boost-Rio-Tintos-H1-earnings.html


Hydro publishes information memorandum on the acquisition of ...
Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Norsk Hydro publishes an information memorandum in connection with its acquisition of Orklas 50 percent interest in Sapa. The information memorandum is attached hereto. The information memorandum was approved by the Oslo Stock Exchange on 31 July 2017.
http://www.hydro.com/en/press-room/Archive/2017/hydro-publishes-information-memorandum-on-the-acquisition-of-sapa/


Fancamp Exploration Ltd.: Magpie Mines Awarded $3.9 Million SDTC ...
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Company has an exceptional inventory of resource properties in Qubec, Ontario and New Brunswick; commodities of interest include gold, base metals, chromium, titanium, iron and silica. The company also continues to evolve into a holder of shares ...and more ...
https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/17/07/m9841728/fancamp-exploration-ltd-magpie-mines-awarded-3-9-million-sdtc-funding


Huntsman launches Venator IPO
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:30:00 GMT
Huntsman aims to raise $477m through the sale of newly-created shares in its titanium business.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3736090/Huntsman-launches-Venator-IPO.html


Base Titanium doubles government royalties - The Star, Kenya
Sun, 23 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Base Titanium is set to double royalties paid to the government to five per cent once talks with the ministry of mining are completed. The firm's general manager external affairs and development Joe Schwarz said that they have agreed in principal with ... ...
http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2017/07/24/base-titanium-doubles-government-royalties_c1602488


Higher market demand lifts Rio Tinto TiO2 slag output in Q2
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:45:00 GMT
Rio Tinto reports an increase in TiO2 slag production despite furnace rebuild.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3735280/Higher-market-demand-lifts-Rio-Tinto-TiO2-slag-output-in-Q2.html


Mineral Sands News In Brief: 10-13 July 2017
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:15:00 GMT
A round up of notable developments in the mineral sands sector featuring news from Tasnee on its Jazan ilmenite project; Bluejay Mining on its Pituffik titanium project; and Image Resources on its Boonanarring mineral sands deposit.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3732854/Mineral-Sands-News-In-Brief-10-13-July-2017.html


Lomon Billions lifts profit forecast on rising TiO2 prices
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 13:00:00 GMT
China's largest titanium dioxide producer forecasts surging profits on higher TiO2 prices.
http://www.indmin.com/Article/3732523/Lomon-Billions-lifts-profit-forecast-on-rising-TiO2-prices.html


Hydro acquires Sapa to create a global aluminium champion
Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Norsk Hydro has agreed with Orkla to acquire its 50 percent interest in Sapa for a total enterprise value of NOK 27 billion, giving full ownership in the global leader in extruded aluminium solutions and making Hydro a leading force in the global aluminium industry.
http://www.hydro.com/en/press-room/Archive/2017/hydro-acquires-sapa-to-create-a-global-aluminium-champion/


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