Download the October 2021 issue of MMM

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Monday, 11 October 2021

Welcome to the October 2021 issue of Metal Market Magazine, where we track the ongoing rally in mineral sands and the fundamentals driving rare earths supply projects outside China.

The September issue – which you can still download via this link – included extensive analysis on the performance and outlook of the main refractory mineral raw materials.

In this October issue, meanwhile, you will be pleased to find:

Cover story: As the director of sales, global supply chain and trade compliance at Indium Corp as well as chair of the Minor Metals Trade Association (MMTA), Donna Vareha-Walsh has a global view of markets for minor metals. She outlined big plans for the MMTA and described her path to success with Cristina Belda.

Building new rare earths supply: As rare earth prices climb on fresh demand from the new energy sector and the potential for future Chinese supply constraints, governments outside China are supporting new sources of supply, William Clarke reports.

Navigating challenging times: Auto manufacturers have faced a bumpy ride since the beginning of 2020, with the Covid-19 pandemic hitting production and demand, while its impacts on the supply chain have created materials and component shortages. Myra Pinkham unpacks the trends and outlines the road ahead.

Mineral sands in the spotlight: Demand for mineral sands is booming at the same time that supply is constrained. William Clarke outlines the outlook for the short- and long-term supply-demand balance for the titanium dioxide feedstock sector.

Also available to you is a downloadable PDF of the full magazine issue.

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