Sibelco restarts Norwegian olivine mine after 2-year closure

By Jessica Roberts
Published: Friday, 29 July 2011

Raubergvik’s restart adds 400,000 tpa olivine capacity to tight market

Norwegian olivine producer Sibelco Nordic (formerly North Cape Minerals) has restarted production at its Raubergvik olivine mine, following a two-year closure imposed during the peak of the financial downturn.


The group’s management cited increased sales for coarse olivine fractions as the deciding factor behind Raubergvik’s restart, which will target...

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