Latin American borates prices exceed pre-recession levels

By IM prices reporter
Published: Tuesday, 19 April 2011

Combination of higher costs, strong demand and supply constraints push prices up

Prices of boric acid and other boron minerals sourced from Latin America have rocketed since the start of the year.

The increase is due to a combination of supply constraints globally, increased manufacturing costs and the ongoing recovery in global demand.

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