Brazil’s fluorspar output falls as downstream demand grows

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Friday, 27 September 2013

Downturn in domestic production fails to meet requirements of infrastructure boom on back of Football World Cup and Olympics

Over the past five years socioeconomic and infrastructure development projects have seen Brazil’s fluorspar demand boom, whilst domestic production has fallen by over 62%.
 
Metspar demand in particular has increased significantly in recent years due to considerable industrial growth and increased steel production as the country approaches the 2014...

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