Brown fused alumina prices drop

Published: Friday, 29 May 2009

Producers cut output, as demand slump drives prices down for refractory mineral

Prices for brown fused alumina (BFA), a key input in the production of refractories and abrasives, have dropped by around 10% over the past months in line with lower input costs and a collapse in end demand.

Lower prices for BFA follow a steady decline in price for Chinese non-metallurgical...

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