GCC chases Asian paper

By Alex Feytis
Published: Thursday, 31 March 2011

Rising demand from papermakers drives GCC growth which sees Europe and North America tailing behind Asia

Imerys GCC is supplied in slurry form
to paper mills in Jiangsu province, China

During the last decade, the industry of ground calcium carbonate (GCC) has been expanding dramatically, thanks to an increasing demand from its main end market, the paper industry.

World production of GCC has increased dramatically to 80m. tonnes...

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