North Cape Minerals to close Lillesand feldspar site

By Jessica Roberts
Published: Monday, 08 November 2010

Feldspar mine and plant to close as demand falls from TV cathode ray market

Norway-based Sibelco Nordic (formerly North Cape Minerals AS) is to close its pegmatite mine in Glamsland, near Lillesand, in Q2 2011 owing to falling market demand for feldspar.


The company blamed the closure on expensive processing costs...

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