China fluorspar output down 200,000 tonnes in 2014
Published: Friday, 24 October 2014
Supply update: Slow demand and mounting stockpiles cause China’s fluorspar producers to cut back
IM Data sources have suggested that fluorspar output from China
could fall by as much as 200,000 tonnes year-on-year in 2014,
as low-price competition has caused many to slow operations.
Weak demand and a subsequent battle between producers to clear
stockpiles saw acidspar prices drop below $300/tonne throughout