Published: 22 Jul 2016
The government's new proposals over the mining of atomic minerals have been criticised by the industry, which opposes both the mining guidelines and the classification of beach sand minerals.
Published: 14 Jul 2016
UK industrial mineral producers face a risk that their exports to the EU will attract duties should the UK government push ahead with plans to leave the EU following the June referendum result.
Published: 08 Jul 2016
After months of legal arguments, a European Commission ruling means CETA, a deal which will scrap duties on industrial minerals traded between the EU and Canada, can finally move towards ratification.
Published: 30 Jun 2016
More than just a seasoning, salt production has increased globally y-o-y, while prices for the mineral vary wildly depending on end market, location and data sources.
Published: 23 Jun 2016
Brexit could fast track UK fracking and lift some of the stringent regulations imposed on the industry, while remaining in Europe might help the UK move towards more environmentally-friendly practices.
Published: 17 Jun 2016
The IM editorial team took to the stage at IM23 this year in Prague to discuss graphite, lithium, fluorspar and TiO2 prices.