Shifting trends reshape world soda ash market
Published: Monday, 22 September 2014
While glass and chemical demand are expected to remain the staple drivers of global soda ash consumption for the next decade, the latest annual study on the industry by IHS reveals that adjustments throughout the supply chain are changing the way the market operates.
The global soda ash industry is
undergoing significant structural change, characterised by
shifting capacity, the impact of rising costs for synthetic
soda ash producers and developments in core markets.
According to global industrial research group IHS, which
publishes an annual study covering historical trends as well as
ten-year supply and...