China's fluorspar production falls to 60% of capacity

By Shruti Salwan, Albert Li
Published: Friday, 06 December 2013

Weak fluorspar demand globally pushes higher cost Chinese producers out of the market

The weak demand which has plagued international acid-grade fluorspar (acidspar) markets for the past 18 months has caused China’s total fluorspar production to fall to 60% of capacity over the space of this year.

With the downturn in fluorochemical production compounding pressures on sales, short terms deals have...

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