Kenmare provides trading update

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 completes Cristal acquisition

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 releases annual report

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

FTC withdraws Tronox acquisition from adjudication

Tronox confirmed that the US Federal Trade Commission has withdrawn the company’s proposed acquisition of Cristal from adjudication. Should the proposed consent agreement receive final approval by the Commission, the transaction would then be able to

Tronox asks FTC to consider Cristal acquisition

Tronox confirmed that its proposed acquisition of Cristal will be presented to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for its consideration. The FTC staff joined Tronox in moving to withdraw the case from adjudication and asking