Published: 17 May 2018
Fears that Eti Soda could create an oversupply in the soda ash market and send prices tumbling have not been realized, but questions remain about how the market so readily absorbed the additional tonnages that are being produced, and what will happen next.
Published: 09 May 2018
At the Ceramics Expo 2018 conference in Cleveland, Ohio, Spinks Clay said the domestic US tile market will continue its strong growth, helped by an influx of new producers and competitive energy costs.
Published: 04 May 2018
The East Asian country, which produces some of the most widely used mineral commodities in refractories, abrasives and pigments, is persisting with its drive to improve the environmental profile of its heavy industry, and is gearing up for further restrictions on local operations.
Published: 20 Apr 2018
Nokeng mine will have capacity to produce 210,000 tonnes per year of fluorspar when fully operational, according to the Sepfluor executive.
Published: 19 Apr 2018
Lithium producer SQM is confident it will retain its market share amid forecasts of global supply growth, while cautioning of the industry's poor track record on delivering lithium projects.
Published: 13 Apr 2018
China’s output of NEVs rose in the first quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, underpinned by the state's continued push towards electrification - a stance that many believe will support lithium, graphite and cobalt prices.