Steel rebound spurs optimism in met-grade fluorspar market
Published: Wednesday, 18 May 2016
Market commentary: Growing steel production insulates metallurgical grade fluorspar market; customers turn to Afghanistan, Iran for low-cost supplies
A rebound in China and US’
steel output in the first four months of 2016 has insulated the
metallurgical-grade fluorspar (metspar) market with increased
enquiries signalling a recovery in demand.
Registering 0.5% year-on-year (y-o-y) growth in crude steel
production in the month of April this year,
China’s consumption of lower...