17 January 2018
Stefan Borgas’s tenure will focus on setting a global refractory industry agenda, creating a collection of improved sector data and working to ease the raw materials shortage situation.
12 January 2018
Fused alumina prices edge upward on supply squeeze; European green silicon carbide market sees small price move at 2018 start; Lack of Chinese soda ash for export keeps prices stable; Industrial Minerals proposes to discontinue its three bromine prices and three of its magnesia grades.
11 January 2018
The operation has restarted a limited number of furnaces but the company plans to use all output internally, amid a widespread shortage of fused magnesia on the market.
08 January 2018
Industrial Minerals has discontinued three of its magnesia grades, effective January 5.