Chinese fused magnesia prices under pressure as winter arrives

By Jack Elliott
Published: Friday, 23 September 2011

Energy related costs expected to lead to upwards pressure on magnesia prices

Prices for magnesia products from China are coming under pressure, traders have told IM, as the winter approaches and energy-related manufacturing costs are set to rise.

“Anything can happen with fused mineral products between now and December. So much energy is needed to produce fused magnesia. Some plants will be...

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