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  • Price Briefing 24-30 November

    Friday, 01 December 2017

    Chromite prices firm on low supply; PRICING NOTICE: Discontinuation of potash and phosphate prices; The non-metallurgical chromite market has maintained the high prices reached in previous weeks; Fluorspar prices rise amid tight supply

  • PRICING NOTICE: Discontinuation of potash and phosphate prices

    Thursday, 30 November 2017

    Industrial Minerals has today discontinued its potash and phosphate prices.

  • Italmatch to take over US-based Detrex

    Wednesday, 15 November 2017

    The Italian chemicals group is in line for its third acquisition this year, by taking over fellow speciality chemicals company Detrex, which has a strong presence in US end markets.

  • Solvay sells US phosphates operation to Lanxess

    Wednesday, 15 November 2017

    The unit in Charleston supplies phosphates for plastics, flame retardants and agriculture applications.

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  • Potash and phosphate: Demanding industries

    Friday, 07 July 2017

    The need for food is growing in step with a swelling global population and the mineral fertiliser industry is under pressure to ensure that nutrient supply keeps up with consumption, Cameron Perks, IM Correspondent, finds.

  • US exiting Paris Treaty not expected to impact minerals sector

    Friday, 07 July 2017

    In the wake of President Trump’s announcement that the US will be pulling out of the 2015 Paris Climate Treaty, IM looks at the significance of this move and the possible impact this will have on the industrial minerals market. By Mark Rowe

  • Fertilisers: Facing the future

    Wednesday, 24 February 2016

    As the agriminerals industry comes under pressure from a skewed supply-demand balance, James Sean Dickson, IM Correspondent, discovers how fertiliser producers are coming up with new products and making use of the latest technology to ensure profitability.

  • Potash and phosphate: Year in Review 2015

    Monday, 21 December 2015

    A roundup of the year's main events in the global potash and phosphate industries.

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