PRICING NOTICE: Delayed publication of mineral sands prices

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 26 April 2019

Fastmarkets published its mineral sands price assessments later than scheduled on Thursday April 25, because of a reporter error.

The following prices were published in Fastmarkets’ price book later than scheduled:

Ilmenite concentrate, 47-49% TiO2, CIF China, $/tonne

Rutile concentrate min 95% TiO2 bulk CIF China $/tonne

Rutile concentrate min 95% TiO2 large volumes for pigment FOB Australia US $ per tonne

Rutile concentrate min. 95% TiO2 bagged, FOB Australia, US $/tonne

Zircon, premium grade, min 66.5% ZrO2, bulk, CIF China, $/tonne

Zircon, premium grade, min 66.5% ZrO2, CIF Spain, $/tonne

Zircon, standard grade, min 65.5% ZrO2, CIF China, $/tonne

The weekly assessments were completed on Thursday April 25 as normal but not published until the following day due to a reporter error. 

Fastmarkets' price database and price book have been updated and the date of publication has been backdated to April 25 to accurately reflect the assessment period.

To provide feedback on the delayed publication of these calculations, please contact Davide Ghilotti by email at: Please add the subject heading 'FAO: Davide Ghilotti Re: Fastmarkets’ mineral sands prices.’

To see all of Fastmarkets’ pricing methodology and specification documents, please go to:

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