Pressures in Asian markets squeeze refractory and chemical minerals

By Laura Syrett
Published: Friday, 28 November 2014

Global increases for calcium carbonate and kaolin Refractory minerals under strain in China

November brought little in the way of positive news for the global indus­trial minerals industry, with price ap­preciation confined to list price increases by global producers. Some of these were attributed to cost infla­tion, while others were aimed at countering declines in spot prices.

Even barite (barytes)...

This is a preview of the full article

Logo
  • 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: