Zircon, ilmenite price rise as rutile makes moderate gains

By Cameron Perks
Published: Thursday, 12 October 2017

Zircon consumers continue to feel the pain of tight supply while ilmenite prices have risen again and rutile stabilized after earlier gains this month.

Zircon availability remained tight this past week and is expected to stay that way for the "foreseeable future", according to some market participants. 

Markets in India are being particularly hard hit due to the ongoing mining ban in the state of Tamil...

This is a preview of the full article

  • 2 years pricing data on all minerals
  • The latest global news and features
  • Print magazine
  • Article archive ranging from 1988
  • Access on the move with IM Insight mobile app

Take a Trial or Subscription today. Start below: