28 March 2018
See article below from the April issue of Industrial Minerals magazine, for market updates on price movements in various industrial minerals. Minerals featured this month include: magnesia, titanium dioxide, chromite, graphite, zircon, lithium and andalusite.
23 March 2018
Chinese producers are pushing for higher prices for titanium dioxide, but some buyers are still resisting.
16 March 2018
Chinese flake graphite prices stable on slow demand, weak demand weighs on Chinese magnesia market, zircon buyers mull substitution amid Q2 price increases, weak demand weighs on Chinese magnesia market
09 March 2018
Zircon prices are set to increase in the second quarter, with Iluka and RBM already announcing rises, but the threat of substitution into the likes of alumina is also rising.
07 March 2018
Industrial Minerals proposes to discontinue its price assessment for one grade of zircon and launch a new price for zircon, premium grade minimum 66.5% ZrO2, cif Spain
02 March 2018
The stronger yuan is making Chinese producers reluctant to export TiO2, buyers say.