Rio reports 34% rise in slag production

Rio Tinto released Q2 2017 results with production of 316,000 tonnes of titanium slag, an increase of 34% from Q2 2016. In the six months to 30 June 2017, Rio produced 647,000 tonnes of titanium slag,

Kenmare issues Q2 trading report

Kenmare Resources provided a trading update for Q2 2017 with ilmenite production of 248,300 tonnes, up 14% compared to Q2 2016. Zircon production increased 14% to 19,200 tonnes, with primary production increasing 18% and secondary production

TiZir issues production update

TiZir Ltd released a production update for its Grande Côte operation (GCO) and TiZir Titanium & Iron ilmenite upgrading facility (TTI). It is estimated that GCO will produce 200,000 tonnes of HMC for Q2 2017 and

Strandline, Rio JV finalised

Strandline Resources announced that its earn-in and JV agreement with Rio Tinto for its HMS tenements in southern Tanzania is now effective following the completion of due diligence.

Iluka to restart Jacinth-Ambrosia

Iluka Resources reported an operations update with the restart of its Jacinth-Ambrosia (J-A) mine in December 2017, due to improved supply and demand fundamentals Restart costs are expected to be approximately A$7 million and will be