Mineral sands prices to peak in late-2012 and 2013 – analysts

By Mark Watts
Published: Friday, 07 January 2011

Credit Suisse forecasts significant price hikes ahead of new mine start-ups

Prices for mineral sands products rutile, ilmenite and zircon are expected to rise significantly before peaking in late 2012 and 2013, according to a report by investment bank Credit Suisse.

Growing demand in pigment and ceramics end markets coupled with supply constraints is likely to see feedstock producers, which are...

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