Iluka rutile output rises after acquisition; prices also climb
Published: Friday, 27 October 2017
Third-quarter rutile and synthetic rutile output at Iluka rose but zircon production fell, although the supplier of Australian supplier of titanium mineral sands kept its full-year guidance unchanged.
third-quarter rutile production increased from the second
quarter for both its Australian and Sierra Leone operations in
what it says were favorable market conditions.
Third-quarter production of rutile
at Australia’s Iluka, a global
supplier of titanium mineral sands, rose to 96,000
tonnes from 82,000 tonnes in the previous quarter. Sierra
Rutile, acquired by...