Iluka Resources Ltd is an Australian-based mineral sands company that specializes in the exploration, mining, processing, and marketing of mineral sands. The company was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. Iluka Resources operates in Australia, Sierra Leone, and the United States, and produces zircon, rutile, and synthetic rutile, which are used in a variety of industrial applications, including ceramics, refractories, and pigments. The company also produces high-grade titanium dioxide feedstocks, which are used in the production of titanium dioxide pigments. Iluka Resources is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and has a market capitalization of approximately AUD 4.5 billion as of August 2021.