Regulation latest news

  • August 2004

    Orkla moves to full US ownership

    29 August 2004

    23  August  2004
    USA-based Washington Mills Electro Minerals has completed a deal for the acquisition of 50% of silicon carbide manufacturer, Orkla Exolon KS of Norway

  • Unimin completes expansion

    29 August 2004

    23  August  2004
    Unimin Corp. has announced the completion of a major capital expansion that has increased its Minex® micronised nepheline syenite production capacity by 50%.

  • Elementis Cr chemical plant

    29 August 2004

    23  August  2004
    Chromium chemicals manufacturer Elementis Chromium LLP has signed a letter of intent with China’s Bluestar Petroleum Chemical (Group) Co. Ltd to investigate possible construction of a 70,000 tpa chromium chemicals plant.

  • Citigroup to advise Antam

    29 August 2004

    23  August  2004
    Indonesia’s PT Antam Tbk has chosen Citigroup Inc. as its corporate financial advisor on the Tayan chemical grade alumina project.

  • Huber buys into Sparta kaolin

    29 August 2004

    23  August  2004
    Nova Scotia-based kaolin junior Kaoclay Resources Inc. has amended its 2002 deal with Huber Engineered Materials (HEM) relating to the development of Kaoclay’s Sparta kaolin project in Georgia.