Speciality alumina sales drive Tor Minerals Q3 results
Published: Friday, 04 November 2016
Sales and profit increased year-on-year as the company's speciality alumina business continued to grow, despite lower volumes and prices in titanium dioxide pigments.
US-based Tor Minerals International reported a 12% increase
in third quarter net sales as increases in speciality aluminas
offset lower activity in titanium dioxide (TiO2)
The company also moved into net profit, with income
totalling $291m compared with a loss of $121m the previous
Tor reported total...