Price Briefing: Week 44 — Magnesia, boron, barytes

By Siobhan Lismore-Scott
Published: Thursday, 03 November 2011

Boron prices to remain stable to 2012; magnesia fire sale to end

Chinese magnesia has experienced an unusual period of low price levels this autumn as exporters and traders have rushed to sell their official 2011 export quotas of the material

One US buyer described the situation as a “magnesia fire sale” and said that prices had come down considerably, some by...

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