TZMI 2016: Southern Ionics ramps up mineral sands production

By IM Staff
Published: Tuesday, 08 November 2016

The US mining company, which cut staff and output earlier this year, is bringing production back on stream in in Georgia in response to stronger demand and pricing environment, delivering increased ilmenite tonnages to Europe.

Southern Ionics Minerals LLC is ramping mineral sands production back up at its mining operations and mineral separation plant in Georgia, US, the company told IM at the TZMI congress in Hong Kong on 8 November.

The Mission mine in Charlton is now operating at about 80% of...

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