Ilmenite market moves higher on firm fundamentals
Published: Friday, 30 August 2019
Healthy demand for sulfate ilmenite supported a weekly rise in ilmenite concentrate pricing, while zircon was steady cif China and Spain.
By Declan Conway
The price of mineral sand ilmenite has increased in the past
week, with the market driven higher on limited supply and
steady demand for sulfate ilmenite in China and Europe,
according to industry sources.
Fastmarkets assessed the price of ilmenite concentrate,
47-49% TiO2, cif China at $180-210...