Rio Tinto temporarily suspends ilmenite operations in Madagascar

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Thursday, 31 October 2013

QMM ilmenite mine two months stop for inventory due to market conditions

Rio Tinto PLC has temporarily suspended its ilmenite mining operations in Madagascar due to high global stockpiles, it told IM today.

“In response to the current market conditions in the global TiO2 feedstock industry, we are temporarily suspending our main mine operations at the QMM mine for a period of...

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