Vietnam’s refractory vision to 2020

Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2012

Vietnam is a country rich in minerals, boasting significant reserves of barytes, bauxite, and clays. Dr Tran Kim Phuong argues the case for foreign investment in Vietnam’s refractory raw materials, outlining their strategic development through to 2020

Vietnam is aiming to develop its domestic
refractories industry to serve its burgeoning
aluminium and steel sectors
Gerdau Ameristeel

Vietnam hosts abundant mineral resources, including barytes, bauxite, and clays. In addition, the country has significant resources of industrial minerals suitable for use in the foundries and refractories markets, which are...

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