Fluorspar derivatives remain depressed, acidspar in oversupply

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Hydrofluoric acid and aluminium fluoride battle weak demand, acidspar prices kept low

Fluorspar derivatives continue to face depressed demand in Q2 2013, despite a production rebound from China’s Q1 seasonal slowdown.

Fluorochemical and fluoropolymer markets continue to be in bad shape, facing tremendous cost pressure coupled with sluggish demand by end users.

A struggling world economy and weakening demand for...

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