Stratum Resources Aust Asia Consultancy Services
Stratum Resources is an independent management consulting practice specializing
in the International Mineral Markets of Australia, New Zealand and in particular
the Asian Region.
Our activities include detailed market research and supply / demand analysis
to assist miners, mineral processors and end users of industrial minerals.
Inorganic Chemicals and Mining Consumables are also covered.
Stratum Resources consultants and their associates, have lengthy experience
gained with several major international mineral producers / processors, a
variety of specialist mineral trading companies as well as Government organizations
throughout the region.
Stratum Resources offers a broad range of expertise providing an integrated
approach to market research and mineral economics by utilizing the skills
of each discipline together. In this way, the company is able to provide what
it considers to be "reality-based forecasting," important to a company's
understanding of the natural resource industry and its planning process. The
principal services provided by Stratum Resources are as follows:
Market research Market analysis Supply & demand
studies Company profiles Competitive intelligence Geology overview
Industry profiles Market entry strategy Markets and economics Due Diligence
studies Merger & Acquisition assessment Opportunity identification
Technical application information Feasibility studies & bankable documents
Competitor cost analysis Marketing & transportation studies Cost
& price forecasts Recommendation of mineral grinding & classification
Ball clay Barytes Bauxite Bentonite Boron minerals
& borate products Ceramic clays Diatomite Feldspar & Nepheline
syenite Garnet Gypsum Iron ore Kaolins Lithium minerals Magnesite
Magnetite Manganese Pozzolans & silica fume Pyrophyllite Rare
earth minerals Silica flour Silica sand including frac / proppants Specialty
/ performance minerals & chemicals Talc Xanthate "collector"
chemicals Zinc oxide /dust Zircon sand / flour / opacifiers etc
Market areas include:
Ceramics including tiles & whiteware Coal washery
consumables - magnetite Construction raw materials - gypsum based products
Consumables used in mining opencut / underground Electronic materials
- ferrites, IC industry etc. Floatation & collector chemicals for copper,
lead, zinc, nickel etc. Foundry consumables Glass & fibreglass Glass
raw materials -silica, borates, feldspar Inorganic chemical industry Oil
well drilling minerals Paper filling & coating Plastics & rubber
Refractory raw materials -magnesia, alumina, zircon etc. Surface coatings
including powder coating Water filtration - including multimedia Mineral
processing (grinding/classifying) equipment
Stratums main activities can be grouped into two main areas:
Detailed market research in Asia, and techno-economic studies
Areas covered include most industrial
minerals. Typical services include provision of data on supply and demand,
stocks, prices, consumers and competitors world-wide especially in the Asia
/ Pacific region. Major recent market studies have included zircon
kaolin and GCC/PCC.
Mineral extraction and processing.
Areas covered include geology, mining, comminution, flotation
and other mineral separation processes, including the use of floatation chemicals.
Typical services include plant assessments, process development, troubleshooting,
design and costing. These assignments are often handled in association with
Geos Mining also based in Sydney.
Cooperation with Hosokawa Alpine
Ag of Germany means that mineral processing / classification of industrial
minerals can be facilitated.
Since its formation in early 1997, Stratum has supplied services to many
major and start-up mining companies, state government departments, resource
brokers, trading companies and various leading global consulting groups.
To date, Stratum Resources consultants have undertaken more than 60 projects
in ten countries, including Australia, China, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand,
Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea and New Zealand.
32A Deakin Place, West Pennant Hills,
Sydney, NSW, 2125, Australia
Phone: +61 2 9873 1389 Fax: +61 2 9873 6368
General email: email@example.com