Rio Tinto's zircon customers fear stalled supply
Published: Friday, 13 April 2018
Rio Tinto is still gauging the impact on supply after a protest at Richards Bay Minerals in South Africa.
Rio Tinto’s zircon customers
are uncertain as to whether they will receive second-quarter
supplies on time, after protesting workers closed Richards Bay
Minerals in South Africa.
The company has previously declared force majeure to its
titanium dioxide feedstock customers, but buyers of zircon,
which Richards Bay Minerals supplies...