IM September 2019


  • The world has never been smaller for industrial minerals

    Trade tensions and international sanctions continue to influence global flows of goods and materials, which makes it easy to understand why business leaders in the industrial minerals industry are watchful of the macro dynamics outside their immediate markets. Read More

Latest News


  • Siberian mineral sands mine delayed

    Work was due to start on the Tugan mineral sands project in Siberia in the second half of this year, but construction is now unlikely to begin before 2020 after doubts were raised about the mine’s backers. Read More

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Logistics News

  • IMO 2020: Stormy seas ahead

    New rules limiting the sulfur content of marine fuels are due to come into force next year and are likely to have a significant effect on shipping costs for industrial minerals. Read More