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Appointment of Executive Director Designate - March 2016

Zircon Industry Association - a new initiative for the industry - Industrial Minerals, April 2013


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Dr Keven Harlow, Executive Director, ZIA
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About ZIA

ZIA is the association of the world's primary zircon producers and users who together account for approximately 80% of worldwide annual zircon / zirconia production.


Our mission

ZIA's mission is to represent and support the interests of the zircon, zirconia and zirconium value chains. The association will achieve this by educating and informing governments, industry bodies and other key stakeholders on the uses and benefits of zircon and its derivatives – including in the context of emerging regulatory challenges and industry-wide technical issues.

In addition, the ZIA shall:-


Central pillars of activity


Informed value chains

A key element of our communications strategy is to facilitate informed value chains - we want to understand the concerns and challenges of our customer industries, but at the same time, we want them to understand ours so that the whole value chain can plan and act accordingly.


Our values

As an industry association, we are very conscious of the need for compliance with anti-trust and competition laws - members must agree to and sign-up to our Code of Conduct on joining.

ZIA and its members take their responsibilities seriously, not only in the way that we conduct our activities (see our Articles of Association), but in the wider sense of good corporate citizenship. Find out more about our values, our approach to regulation and our Life Cycle Assessment project.


Zircon Industry Association Limited is registered in England No. 08187233 with its registered office at Grenville Court, Britwell Road, Burnham, Bucks, SL1 8DF

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