Fluorspar prices softening as ‘good deals’ shape market
Published: Wednesday, 27 June 2012
Smuggling and poor quality material blamed for unrealistic prices
Prices for acid-grade fluorspar (acidspar),
97% CaF2, are yielding to downward pressure from a number
of influences, market sources informed IM in June.
One source said that it had received an offer of $345/tonne
ex works (EXW) for acid grade, and $277/tonne (EXW) for 93%
metallurgical grade (metspar) for Chinese...