Ilmenite delivers mixed signals while rutile prices pause
Published: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Spreads widened on ilmenite prices to China while rutile markets held unchanged amid little reported trading activity.
Ilmenite prices continue to break multi-year highs, but
buyer-reluctance and cheap Indian supply is keeping a lid on
gains, market participants said.
Ilmenite, bulk concentrates min 54% TiO2, CIF
China is trading between $200-280/tonne CIF China,
according to IM's 8 June