Soda ash and industrial salt prices on the rise in India

By Laura Syrett
Published: Thursday, 16 October 2014

Rising salt values push up soda ash prices and narrow margins for glass makers

Glass manufacturers in India have reported higher raw material costs, particularly industrial salt and soda ash, which is putting pressure on margins.

Domestic manufacturers, which have also complained of a lack of available natural gas supply to power their plants, told local newspaper Business Standard that industrial salt prices have...

This is a preview of the full article

  • 2 years pricing data on all minerals
  • The latest global news and features
  • Print magazine
  • Article archive ranging from 1988
  • Access on the move with IM Insight mobile app

Take a Trial or Subscription today. Start below: