DuPont Faces Squeeze as Titanium Ore Costs Advance

DuPont Faces Squeeze as Titanium Ore Costs Advance

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A bulldozer moves loads of rutile, a mineral containing titanium used in decorative paints, at Iluka Resources Ltd.'s warehouse facility at the Port of Portland, in Portland, Australia. Rio Tinto Group and Australia’s Iluka are expanding mines and building new operations.