FOCUS: Global steel recovery drives firmer DBM demand
Published: Tuesday, 14 December 2010
Refractory markets healthier as Chinese supply uncertainties create opportunity
The recovery in global steel production has created a
healthier demand environment for dead burned magnesia (DBM) and
its core market magnesia-based refractories.
World steel production rose 2.4% in October compared with the
same month in 2009, despite lower output for the global steel
powerhouse China, according to the...