TOR Minerals returns to profitability in 2016Wed, 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".
Japan's copper output seen down 5.8 pct in first half - Hellenic ...Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Below are the production plans of base metals for April-September from PPC, Sumitomo Metal Mining Co Ltd, Mitsubishi Materials, Dowa, Furukawa, Mitsui Mining, Nittetsu Mining Co Ltd and Toho Zinc Co Ltd, with comparisons against planned production in... ...
Primary insiders purchase shares under Long Term Incentive program ...Mon, 03 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Norsk Hydro ASA has a share-based Long Term Incentive (LTI) in the form of a remuneration of 30 percent and 25 percent of annual base salary for the President and CEO and the other members of the Corporate Management Board respectively.
Price briefing 24 30 MarchFri, 31 Mar 2017 15:45:00 GMT
Producers in China announced yet another TiO2 price hike; feedstock ilmenite prices increased on tight supply; antimony trioxide prices rose; iodine unchanged as market digests production cut in Chile.
TiZir ships chloride titanium slag from NorwayWed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:00 GMT
The first shipment of chloride titanium slag from the TiZir JV between MDL and Eramet has been completed slightly ahead of schedule.
Lomon Billions increases profit, buys ilmenite mineTue, 28 Mar 2017 13:45:00 GMT
Lomon Billions reports 2016 financials; secures ilmenite supply via acquisition; and targets booming electric vehicle sector with TiO2 for LTO batteries.
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.
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