Struggling fluorspar suppliers fear further pricing pressure into 2016

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Monday, 09 November 2015

As weak demand continues to limit hopes of a market upturn, producers have said that prices could erode further approaching the northern hemisphere winter.

Fluorspar prices have been trading at the lower end of IM’s ranges this week, as Chinese suppliers have reached the market with new low-priced offers as they aim to clear stockpiles ahead of winter mine closures.

Stagnant demand conditions are expected to continue over the coming months while supply shows...

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