Price Briefing 10-16 March
Published: Friday, 17 March 2017
Antimony trioxide spot prices spike; magnesia unchanged but supply to remain tight; China-origin soda ash falls.
As the annual China National People’s Congress
meeting drew to an end on 15 March, the Chinese government laid
out the country’s top agenda for 2017.
Beijing announced that it will continue to eliminate
backward capacities and plans to cut up to 50m tonnes of steel