Eramet announced Q1 2019 financial results with its mineral sands business unit reporting sales of €59 million, up 136% from the €25 million in Q1 2018. HMC production in Senegal decreased by 10% to 171,000 tonnes.
Kenmare Resources provided a trading update for Q1 2019 with a 15% increase in HMC production to 358,700 tonnes (Q1 2018: 311,000 tonnes). The company reported a 13% increase in ilmenite production to 238,100 tonnes (Q1
Tronox announced it has completed its acquisition of Cristal. The US FTC issued an Order and Decision on 10 April 2019, allowing the transaction to proceed with the divestiture of Cristal’s North American TiO2 business to
IRC Limited released its annual report for 2018. It reported that its Kuranakh mine which is currently under a care and maintenance program, was being reviewed with the potential to restart. The company stated demand for