China fluorspar output down 200,000 tonnes in 2014

By Albert Li
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 H2...

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