Rio Tinto's TiO2-slag production falls 15% vs 2017
Published: Monday, 21 January 2019
Rio Tinto, the world's biggest producer of titanium slag, has reported a fall in production in 2018 after being affected by shutdowns and labor disputes.
Rio Tinto’s production of
titanium-dioxide (TiO2) slag fell by 15% year on year to 1.1
million tonnes in 2018 due to furnace shutdowns in Canada and
labor disputes in South Africa, the company announced on
The company forecasts production to rise to 1.2-1.4 million