Limited has been formed by a management buy out of the minerals
& chemicals division of
Palabora Europe Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Palabora
Mining Co. Ltd, which in turn is part of
Rio Tinto plc.
Limited continues the business of the minerals & chemicals
division and this includes special oxides, particularly zirconium
oxides. Niche grades of aluminium, nickel, cobalt, tin and
other oxides are also supplied. In addition, a range of reactive
chemicals based around zirconium, nickel and cobalt are supplied
to diverse applications in UK and overseas territories.
Limited represents the interests of Palabora Mining Company's
zirconium ores and sulphate by way of a sole agency agreement
with Zirconia Sales (UK) Limited.
supply raw materials for:
Abrasives, Ceramics, Industrial and Auto Catalysts, Electronics,
Leather Tanning, Technical and Advanced Ceramics,Refractories
and other related industries