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  • May 2005

    Remaining Oglebay mica mine sold

    28 May 2005

    26 May 2005
    Oglebay Norton Specialty Minerals Inc. (O-N) has sold the remaining part of its mica business – the Velarde, New Mexico facility – to the Picuris Pueblo.

  • Guyana bauxite exceeds expectations

    28 May 2005

    26 May 2005
    Bauxite production at the Linden joint venture in Guyana is 20% above target. Canadian firm Cambior owns 70% of project operator Omai Bauxite Mining (OBMI) in a partnership with the government, which has a 30% stake.

  • DSP concentrates on specialities

    28 May 2005

    26 May 2005
    In line with its strategy over the last few years in focusing on speciality magnesia markets, Dead Sea Periclase (DSP) of Israel has decided to implement exclusive concentration on the markets for speciality MgO and withdraw from the refractory grade magnesia market.

  • Imerys to buy World Minerals

    28 May 2005

    26 May 2005
    On 19 May, global minerals group Imerys SA announced an agreement to buy World Minerals, the California-based world leader in diatomite and perlite products.

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