Kazakhstan prepares to launch country’s first TiO2 project
Published: Tuesday, 15 November 2016
After 10 years’ delay, TOO Tenir-Logistic is finally in a position to develop the 500m tonne Tymlay deposit and establish local titanium dioxide manufacturing to supply the domestic market.
By Vladislav Vorotnikov
Kazakhstan-based industrial materials company
ТОО Tenir-Logistic is planning to launch a
titanium dioxide (TiO2) project next year, the first
of its kind in the Central Asian country. The TiO2
plant will be fed with ore from the Tymlay titan-magnetite
deposit in Zhambyl Oblast, in southern Kazakhstan.