Raw and Processed Materials

Features and news related to materials from alumina to zirconia and everything in between.


MS&T 2014: Drawing the Materials Science Community Together

MS&T will be held October 12-16 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.
No Comments

The Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) 2014 conference will be held October 12-16 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Read More

Rio Tinto Chairman Joins SABMiller Board

No Comments

Rio Tinto Chairman Jan du Plessis recently announced that he will join the board of SABMiller plc as an independent non-executive director beginning September 1.

Read More
Top 5 Hottest News

Rio Tinto Bauxite and Alumina Production is Top News

Rio Tinto’s first half bauxite and alumina production drew the most reader interest last week.
By Susan Sutton
No Comments
This weekly roundup highlights the ceramic, glass, brick and related news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
Read More

U.S. Silica Second Quarter Sales Climb 27% on Increasing Oil and Gas Demand

No Comments

U.S. Silica recently announced net income of $28.7 million, or $0.53 per basic and diluted share for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, compared with net income of $20.2 million or $0.38 per basic and diluted share for the second quarter of 2013.

Read More

Goodfellow and Haydale Graphene Industries Sign Distribution Agreement

No Comments

Goodfellow, a global supplier of high-purity metals and materials for research and industry, has entered into a non-exclusive agreement with Haydale Graphene Industries to market and distribute Haydale’s functionalized graphene nanoplatelets (GNPs).

Read More

Mixed Results for Rio Tinto Bauxite and Alumina Production in First Half

No Comments

Rio Tinto recently reported production results for the first half of 2014.

Read More

U.S. Silica Completes Cadre Acquisition

No Comments

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. recently announced that it has completed its acquisition of Cadre Services Inc., a regional sand mining company based in Voca, Texas.

Read More

Market Trends: Advanced and Nanoscale Ceramic Powders on the Rise

The global market for advanced and nanoscale ceramic powders is expected to grow to $12.1 billion by 2018.
One Comment

The global market for advanced and nanoscale ceramic powders is expected to grow to $12.1 billion by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2%, according to “Advanced Ceramics and Nanoceramic Powders,” a recent report from BCC Research, a publisher of technology market research reports based in Wellesley, Mass.

Read More

Rio Tinto Chair to Be Established at the University of Tokyo

No Comments

A Rio Tinto chair of Australia-Japan Studies will be established at the University of Tokyo, strengthening ties and increasing understanding between Australia and Japan.

Read More


No Comments

Morgan Advanced Materials recently announced advances in its range of materials grown using chemical vapor deposition (CVD) processes.

Read More


June 2014 Issue Highlights

Our June 2014 issue is now available!

May 2014 Issue Highlights

Our May 2014 issue is now available!

In-Depth Features

These articles detail innovative advanced ceramic and glass materials and technologies.



United States

POWTECH is the world’s number one trade fair for processing, analysis and handling of powder and bulk solids and the key innovation and information forum for all sectors.

Read More

10th International Rare Earths Conference

Shangri-la Hotel Singapore
Contact: Rachel Carnac
Metal Events Ltd’s 10th International Rare Earths Conference is being held this year in Singapore at the Shangri-la Hotel on November 11-13 2014. Read More

Indian Ceramics


Indian Ceramics, India's leading supplier show for heavy clay and fine ceramics will its gates in Ahmedabad for the tenth time from January 21–23, 2015.

Read More


Indianapolis, IN
United States

INTERTECH 2015 is the biennial international conference dedicated to technological advancement and application development with an emphasis on increased productivity and performance using industrial diamond, cubic boron nitride (cBN), CVD diamond, CVD Cubic Boron Nitride, nanodiamond, polycrystallines and related materials.

Read More


Messe Munchen

CERAMITEC is the leading trade fair of its kind in the world.

Read More



Image Galleries

June 2014 Issue Highlights

Our June 2014 issue is now available!


Manufacturing Day 2014

Manufacturing Day organizers share their insights with Managing Editor Kelsey Seidler.

More Podcasts

Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI September 2014 cover

2014 September

You won't want to miss the CI Top 10, traditionally our most popular article of the year!

Table Of Contents Subscribe


M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!


facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40google+ icon 40px