Ilmenite price rises expected to continue
Published: Friday, 02 September 2016
Increased activity in titanium dioxide pigments and tighter supply in ilmenite is continuing to lift prices. Sources have indicated that higher activity is also occurring in higher grade rutile.
As activity in titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigments
continues to pick up, sales and prices of raw materials such as
rutile and ilmenite are expected to continue strengthening.
Referring to the recent spate of price hikes by TiO2
producers, IM sources said this week that
movement in pigment prices is starting...