COMMENT: Titanium transformation
Published: Monday, 14 November 2011
Miners and chemists set to converge as sky high prices threaten structural change
Price wars in the titanium dioxide (TiO2) industry
have reached a crescendo in recent weeks and could result in a
revolution in the way the industry is structured.
Titanium bearing raw materials
such as ilmenite and rutile, derived from mineral sand, are at
the centre of storm.