Fused zirconia supply bottleneck
Published: Tuesday, 02 February 2010
Prices shifting upwards as refractory and abrasive demand picks up
high grades of refractory and abrasive grade fused
zirconia climbed steeply over the last month, as
demand for certain grades outstrips supply.
At the top end
of the range, prices have jumped by as much as $100/tonne since
the beginning of the year.