Metspar feels strain of steel slowdown

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Thursday, 02 April 2015

End-market update: The seasonal slump in China’s steel production will keep demand for metspar low from the world’s largest consuming country of the mineral; price review underway

The last couple of years have been relatively stable in the global metallurgical grade fluorspar (metspar) market, with the trend likely to continue this year as China’s steel growth projections have buoyed the fortunes of this sector.

The country’s economic...

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