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Output up, profits down for China coatings industry in H1
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:45:00 GMT
The rising cost of raw materials such as TiO2 decreased profits at coatings companies in China in H1, according to the China Coating Association.

Price briefing 8 - 14 September
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:15:00 GMT
Lithium carbonate prices jump on proposed ICE ban in China; European refractory silicon carbide market posts uptick; Chinese magnesia market continues to surge; Ilmenite price spreads widen amid uncertainty; Zircon prices rise after Iluka announces hikes; China TiO2 producers announce more price hikes; Two of the largest rare earth producers increase prices for light rare earth elements in September.

Environmental inspections hit Chinese TiO2 supply
Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:00:00 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.

Russia: iron ore exports down in July 2017
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In January-July Chepets Mechanical Works received 1.134 billion rubles of net profits, up by 12% YoY, with earnings up by 3%, to 6.686 billion rubles. The works has signed a contract with Hermit GmbH for the delivery of titanium products to Europe. In 5 years the company will supply over 1 thousand tons of titanium

ITA Lauds James Paddock for Titanium Lifetime Achievement
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
ITA Lauds James Paddock for Titanium Lifetime Achievement Citing his Leadership in Titaniums Global Suppl...

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.

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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ... ...

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