Published: 23 Jun 2017
Could Iran hold the answer to the isolated Gulf state's barytes import worries?
Published: 16 Jun 2017
Fast-growing demand for speciality composite materials offering improved weight profile and durability from sectors as diverse as automotive, energy and electronics is creating encouraging business opportunities for producers, as innovation remains crucial, Covestro told IM London.
Published: 09 Jun 2017
With the recent rise in prices, and ongoing concerns about environmental effects, traders are asking if there is any room to further cut the use of the white pigment.
Published: 02 Jun 2017
Russia's Ministry of Industry and Trade has signalled its intention to support the rare earths sector through with financial backing, as restrictions on foreign processing technologies could be relaxed to help the country exploit its large resources.
Published: 24 May 2017
BP sees 'return to growth' as production starts at major site and Ineos snaps up £1bn of energy assets, while Wood Group teases exit from the region
Published: 17 May 2017
Container shipping costs have been increasing since end-2016 and the uptrend is expected to stay in the near-term. Despite higher freight rate, industrial minerals market participants reported delays and limited vessels availability.
Published: 12 May 2017
The surge in Brazilian deliveries of alumina trihydrate to US customers that characterised the second half of 2016 has continued this year to date.