Asian soda ash prices to tumble
Published: Monday, 27 April 2009
Domestic Chinese soda ash demand slump puts downward pressure on Asian prices
Chinese soda ash demand may fall by as much as 20-25% this
year and Chinese soda ash plants are operating at a ratio of
70-80%, according to a recent analysts meeting with
Indian soda ash giant, Tata Chemicals Ltd.
This reduced demand and lower capacity usage could