Iluka sees higher mineral sands sales, prices in Q1

By Martim Facada
Published: Friday, 21 April 2017

The ASX-listed mineral sands producer doubled its zircon, rutile and synthetic rutile sales volumes and recorded higher average received prices for both zircon and rutile compared with 2016 levels.

Iluka Resources Ltd increased total zircon, rutile and synthetic rutile production by 52.9% from 151,900 tonnes up to 232,200 tonnes compared with March 2016.

This output increase reflects the inclusion of Sierra Rutile’s mineral sands operations, acquired by Iluka in December 2016. 

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