Thursday, 09 November 2017
Titanium dioxide prices raise revenues and profits, with zircon and pig iron prices also contributing to improved returns.
Wednesday, 13 September 2017
One of the largest container terminals in North America has re-opened following a four-day shutdown in response to Hurricane Irma. Many producers are expecting shipping operations to normalise quickly pending any damages to port facilities.
Thursday, 27 July 2017
Both divisions active in refractories, High Resistance Minerals and Energy Solutions & Specialties, returned to growth following a sluggish performance in 2016, while Ceramic Materials was weighed down by weak kaolin sales.
Friday, 03 March 2017
Environmental controls in China continued to disrupt production for a number of industrial minerals; magnesia prices could rise; antimony trioxide climbed week-on-week; pigments producers announced price hikes for iron oxide.