Steel volatility to dictate metspar prices in Q4 2015

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Friday, 11 September 2015

Stagnation in the steel market and economic instability in China is likely to keep metspar prices suppressed, while steelmakers elsewhere explore substitute materials.

Prices for metallurgical grade fluorspar (metspar) are expected to face further drops entering Q4 2015 as demand for this mineral in its major end consumption market – steel – squeezes.

The slowdown in the global steel market and instability in China’s economy is likely...

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