• New South African titanium smelter hits a snag

    South Africa's Kumba Resources said yesterday commissioning of a new furnace at its slag smelter in KwaZuluNatal would now take place only in March, three months later than its latest forecasts.

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  • KwaZuluNatal Business 2019/20 by Global Africa Network ...

    May 10, 2018· OVERVIEW. Mining Titanium dioxide is made from minerals mined in northern KwaZuluNatal. T. he crisis affecting South Africa’s power utility, Eskom, is causing South32, the Australian owners of ...

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  • RIO TINTO: VIOLENCE HALTS RICHARDS BAY PROJECT | Mining ...

    The global miner says it’s acting to ensure safety and security after a worker was shot and seriously injured amid increasing attacks on employees at the project in northern KwaZuluNatal province. RBM’s 2019 titanium dioxide slag production is now expected to be …

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  • KwaZuluNatal Business 2019/20 by Global Africa Network ...

    May 10, 2018· OVERVIEW. Mining Titanium dioxide is made from minerals mined in northern KwaZuluNatal. T. he crisis affecting South Africa’s power utility, Eskom, is …

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  • Titanium mineral concentrates Amazon S3

    Two new titanium slag furnaces were commissioned in KwaZuluNatal, South Africa. When fully operational, the two furnaces will produce up to 250,000 tons per year of titanium slag. Ilmenite feedstock will be supplied to the furnaces from the Hillendale mine …

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  • Rio Tinto says titanium slag to come in at lower end for ...

    Dec 31, 2019· RIO Tinto said it would achieve “regular production” of titanium dioxide slag from its Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) facility during early January following negotiations led by the South African government which ended a 26day interruption in mining.. The AngloAustralian group reported an outbreak of “criminal violence” on December 4 in which employees were injured in a shooting incident.

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  • billion titanium plant deal sealed – The Citizen

    The country also has the secondlargest titanium reserves in the world and produces about % of global titanium slag, according to the department of trade and industry.

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  • Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) resumes operations at Richards Bay ...

    Dec 30, 2019· Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) has today started the process of resuming operations at Richards Bay Minerals in South Africa. This follows discussions led by the Premier of KwaZuluNatal, Sihle Zikalala, involving all stakeholders focused on securing stability in order to address the issues in the community and provide the stable environment necessary for RBM to resume operations.

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  • Contributors to the KwaZuluNatal mining sector | Global ...

    Apr 07, 2017· RBM mines the minerals sands of the northern KwaZuluNatal coast and operates out of Richards Bay. The main products of the RBM mine are zircon, rutile, titania slag, titanium dioxide feedstock and highpurity iron. Of the approximately twomillion tons of product that RBM has the capacity to produce annually, 95% is exported.

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  • KwaZuluNatal Business 2013/14 by Global Africa Network ...

    Jul 05, 2016· KwaZuluNatal Business 2013/14 is the eighth edition of this highly successful publication that has since its launch in 2007 established itself as the premier business and investment guide to ...

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  • Titanium Rio Tinto

    We mine the vast mineral rich sands of the northern KwaZuluNatal province of South Africa and produce predominantly rutile, zircon, titania slag, titanium dioxide feedstock and high purity iron. QIT Madagascar Minerals (QMM), near Fort Dauphin in the Anosy region of southeastern Madagascar, produces ilmenite, rutile and zircon.

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  • Richards Bay titanium dioxide plant construction awaits ...

    The KwaZuluNatal government has allocated 65 ha of land for the plant, which will produce titanium dioxide pigment from titaniferous slag and acid. Advertisement

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  • Rio Tinto says titanium slag to come in at lower end for ...

    Dec 30, 2019· The group said previously that titanium dioxide slag production for 2019 would come in “… at the bottom end of 2019 guidance of between and million tons (Mt)”. There was no production guidance as yet for 2020, but Morgan Stanley said in a report today it expected output to be for the year with 430,000 tons in production ...

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  • Rio Tinto Will Resume Operations at Richards Bay ... E MJ

    On December 30, Rio Tinto started the process of resuming operations at Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) in South Africa. This follows discussions led by Premier of KwaZuluNatal Sihle Zikalala involving all stakeholders focused on securing stability in order to address the issues in the community and provide the stable environment necessary for RBM to resume operations, according to Rio Tinto.

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  • KwaZuluNatal Wikipedia

    KwaZuluNatal (/ k w ɑː ˌ z uː l uː n ə ˈ t ɑː l /; also referred to as KZN and known as "the garden province"; Zulu: iKwaZuluNatali; Xhosa: KwaZuluNatal; Afrikaans: KwaZoeloeNatal) is a province of South Africa that was created in 1994 when the Zulu bantustan of KwaZulu ("Place of the Zulu" in Zulu) and Natal Province were merged. It is located in the southeast of the country ...

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  • Rio Tinto to Resume Operations at Richards Bay Minerals

    As previously advised, titanium dioxide slag production for 2019 is now expected to be at the bottom end of 2019 guidance of between and million tonnes. This announcement is authorised for release to the market by Rio Tinto’s Group Company Secretary.

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  • Rio Tinto to resume operations at Richards Bay Minerals ...

    Rio Tinto has started the process of resuming operations at Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) in South Africa. This follows discussions led by the Premier of KwaZuluNatal, Sihle Zikalala, involving all stakeholders focused on securing stability in order to address the issues in the community and provide the stable environment necessary for RBM to resume operations.

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  • Rio Tinto to Resume Operations at Richards Bay Minerals ...

    Dec 30, 2019· As previously advised, titanium dioxide slag production for 2019 is now expected to be at the bottom end of 2019 guidance of between and million tonnes.

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