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Chinese fluorspar spot prices hit four-year high

By Albert Li
Published: Friday, 12 May 2017

Acidspar prices in China continue to rise , hitting four-year highs this week, as the ongoing anti-pollution checks in the country caused a supply shortage in the domestic market.

Chinese acidspar spot prices rose to four-year high this week as the ongoing nationwide environmental inspections caused a severe supply shortage in the country amid better coolant demand ahead of summer.

Restricted use of dynamite for fluorspar mining has further contributed to the tight supply, several suppliers said.

Meanwhile, downstream...

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