Consolidation of China’s aluminium fluoride accelerates

By Albert Li, Andrew Miller
Published: Monday, 16 September 2013

Supply tightens in response to weak demand and sliding prices; Falling profits mean outlook for fluorspar demand remains bleak

Falling profits are leading to the consolidation of China’s aluminium fluoride (AIF3) sector which is threatening the short-term prospects of the country’s domestic fluorspar market.
Falling prices have forced many of China’s small to medium sized producers out of business and caused  the AIF3 production rate in the country...

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