Astron’s key asset is the major Donald Rare Earth & Mineral Sands Project in Victoria. Currently in the final stages of evaluation it has the potential to be a major, long life source of critical minerals (zircon, titania and rare earth elements) Astron also owns a mineral processing facility at Yingkou China and a mineral sands project under evaluation) in Senegal.
Murray Basin, Vic, Australia
Donald Rare Earths and Mineral Sands Project
Casamance, Republic of Senegal
Niafarang Mineral Sands Project
Astron operates a zircon and titanium mineral separation plant in Yingkou, China which is a key base of the Group’s extended
involvement in mineral sands research, marketing and processing in the country
Astron Titanium (Yingkou) Limited
Astron Titanium (Yingkou) Limited is a specialists R&D, mineral processing and technology company with over 25 years experience in
the China minerals market. Its production and intellectual property capabilities include the production of pure hafnium-free zirconia; a
method for reducing Y/Th/Ti/Fe from zircon; fine rutile recovery and agglomeration; capabilities to develop nuclear grade zirconium;
zirconium oxychloride production capability. Astron Titanium was the first company to introduce titanium slag into China.