Iluka Resources reported Q2 2019 results with zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile (Z/R/SR) production of 169,100 tonnes, slightly less than the 169,600 reported in Q2 2018. Mineral sands revenue was A$295 million, down from A$345 million in Q2 2018.
Kenmare Resources released its quarterly and 1H 2019 report with a decrease in ilmenite production of 8% to 220,100 tonnes during Q2 2019. Primary zircon production decreased by 6% to 11,000 tonnes and rutile production increased by 10% to 2,200 tonnes compared to Q2 2018.
The voluntary administrators of MZI Resources announced that they have executed an agreement with Doral Mineral Sands for the sale of the Keysbrook mineral sands mine and associated assets for A$32 million plus future landowner debt