Imerys Reports Market Conditions Deteriorating

Imerys SA of France has reported a net income of €64 million (US$71.4 million) for the third quarter of 2019, 20.6% lower than in the corresponding period of 2018 on revenue 6.3% lower at €1.08 billion (US$1.20 billion). For the first nine months of 2019, the company generated a net income of €160 million (US$178...

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U.S. Silica Adapts to Market Realities

U.S. Silica Holdings of Frederick, MD has reported a 2019 third quarter net loss of US$23.1 million on revenue of US$361.8 million versus a net income of US$6.3 million on revenue of US$423.2 million in the third quarter of 2018. The results were negatively impacted by US$4.9 million in costs related to merger and acquisition...

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Graymont Gives Green Light to New Rexton Plant

Graymont Ltd of Richmond, BC has announced plans to build a state-of-the-art lime production facility adjacent to its high-grade limestone deposit in Rexton, MI. The company says that the project will enhance its ability to reliably meet demand for high quality lime and limestone products in the Great Lakes region. Target markets include the environmental,...

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Rio Tinto Pilots Extraction of Lithium from Tailings

Rio Tinto plc pf England is spending US$10 million to build a 10 tonnes/year pilot plant for the extraction of lithium from tailings at its Boron, CA mining operation. If successful, the company will consider spending US$50 million on a 5,000 tonnes/year commercial facility. The company has already successfully produced lithium carbonate and is now...

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