Zircon prices trebled since January 2011 as demand booms
Published: Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Higher prices come as Astron announces “one of world’s largest” reserves
Some zircon grades have almost trebled since the start of
the year and demand is not likely to fall off.
The price of zircon sourced from the US (standard grade, FOB
US) has been trading at a range of $2,550-2,750/tonne since the
beginning of October. At the start of...