30 April 2019
Ilmenite production at Tormin in South Africa could halve in 2019, due to lower ore grades and reduced operating hours, Mineral Commodities says.
29 April 2019
Mineral sand miner Base Resources has reported lower ore grades and reduced production for all its mineral sand products in the January-March quarter of 2019.
26 April 2019
Fastmarkets published its mineral sands price assessments later than scheduled on Thursday April 25, because of a reporter error.
17 April 2019
Rio Tinto reported a slight year-on-year increase in its titanium-dioxide slag output amid a furnace restart.
15 April 2019
The mineral sand producer reported lower synthetic rutile output in the first three months of 2019, while the continued strong demand forecast for high-grade feedstock means the company cannot meet current demand.
12 April 2019
Mineral sand miner Kenmare has reported rising ore extraction at its Moma mine in Mozambique, while the pace of mining more than compensated for a sharp drop in ore grade.
11 April 2019
Tronox will become the world's second-largest TiO2 producer when it finally takes over Cristal after more than two years of negotiation with regulators.
10 April 2019
Ore grade depletion will hit output at Base Resources' mineral sand mine in Kwale, Kenya.
09 April 2019
Rio Tinto is expanding the mining capacity at its Richards Bay Minerals subsidiary in South Africa, to maintain the life of the mine in response to falling ore quality.
04 April 2019
Higher-grade ore helped emerging mineral sands miner Image Resources beat its own forecast ramp-up pace at the Boonanarring project in Western Australia.
01 April 2019
The US delegation to the WTO has challenged the EU's proposals to classify titanium dioxide (TiO2) and cobalt as carcinogens.