Iluka sees higher mineral sands sales, prices in Q1
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.
Including rutile production...