Indian firm MRPL waves off first international sulphur shipment
Published: Friday, 09 January 2015
At a time of increasing concern at the potential for oversupply in the sulphur industry, particularly because of the increases in China’s sulphur capacity, the MRPL shipment is positive news for the sector and shows that China is still a key customer for the mineral.
India-based Mangalore Refinery and
Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) has seen off 16,500 tonnes
sulphur in its first international cargo shipment of the
fertiliser and chemical feedstock mineral.
Now abord the NV Dusita Naree, the shipment is headed to the
port of Zhenjiang, located close to Nanjing and Shanghai,