Mineral markets start 2016 on a low ebb
Published: Monday, 21 December 2015
Antimony market crashes in 2015; refractories pull alumina, graphite and magnesia down.
Industrial mineral markets will embark on a nervous new year
in January, after many industry observers gave up calling
market bottoms following price declines that undercut even the
most pessimistic forecasts in 2015.
In the refractory mineral markets, prices for alumina,
graphite and magnesia all fell this year as soft...