In with the new: Leucoxene mining in Australia
Published: Tuesday, 19 April 2016
With the titanium dioxide feedstock market currently facing an oversupply situation, downward pressure is expected to continue on rutile, ilmenite and leucoxene prices. And yet, while some producers are cutting back output, other companies like MZI are entering production. With some of the largest TiO2 feedstock resources globally, Australia is a natural choice for both new and established producers.
By Cameron Perks
agreement with Chemours is helping to drive growth for
MZI's leucoxene products. (MZI)
MZI is the world’s newest producer of high
value zircon and leucoxene products.
The company is targeting the production of 29,000 tpa zircon
concentrate (56% ZrO2 + 11% rutile...