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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.

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.

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.

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.

Price briefing 30 June - 6 July
Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:30:00 GMT
Rutile prices fell while zircon remained stable; titanium dioxide held unchanged, while chemical chromite and antimony trioxide prices declined again.

Activist investors take aim at Huntsman-Clariant tie up
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT
Clariant activist shareholders oppose merger with titanium dioxide producer Huntsman.

Venator isues $350m of debt ahead of spin-out
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:15:00 GMT
The titanium dioxide arm of chemical group Huntsman issues senior notes, as it prepares for IPO

Chinas Lomon Billions targets higher TiO2 exports
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:00:00 GMT
Commenting on the recent price trend of domestic and imported ilmenite, Chinas leading titanium dioxide supplier said it is expecting to see higher demand from international markets in the coming months.

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.

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