Falling acidspar demand hits Africa’s fluorspar
Published: Friday, 31 May 2013
Demand slowdown shuts fluorspar mines in Africa; slowdown to continue into Q3 2013
closures have hit the fluorspar industry in Africa following
continued depressed demand over the last 12 months.
Depressed fluorochemical and fluoropolymer markets have led
to a significant drop in both demand and prices of acid grade
fluorspar (acidspar) over the past year, forcing many fluorspar
producers in the continent to bring production...