Image signs deal to ship excess concentrate to offtake partners

By William Clarke
Published: Tuesday, 07 July 2020

Mineral sands miner Image Resources has sold 100,000 tonnes of excess heavy mineral concentrate to its existing offtake partners, after slow demand due to the Covid-19 pandemic caused a build-up of inventories at its mine in Western Australia.

Image will supply 100,000 tonnes of zircon-rich heavy mineral concentrate (HMC) to Guangdong Orient Zirconic (OZC) and Shantou Natfort Zirconium & Titanium over a 3-4 month period starting in July 2020.

Image reported that demand for HMC had softened globally due to the effects of Covid-19. As a result,...

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