Refractory dolomite emerges from the shadow

By Alex Feytis
Published: Tuesday, 23 November 2010

After the gloomy days of the financial downturn, dolomite could see opportunities coming from the refractories industry as an alternative to minerals such as magnesia

RHI’s subsidiary Dolomite Franchi is one of the
few refractory dolomite producers with 0.5m. tpa
dolomite mined in the north of Italy

Being directly dependent on the steel industry, refractory dolomite was significantly impacted by the financial downturn which led to a necessary downsizing of the installed capacities.

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