Real estate revival to boost Chinese calcium carbonate demand

By Albert Li
Published: Saturday, 21 May 2016

The recovery in China’s real estate and construction markets is expected to drive up consumption of calcium carbonate materials used in plastic fittings, delegates at the China Calcium Carbonate Industry annual meeting heard in May.

At the meeting held on 16-17 May at the China Inorganic Salt Industry Association in Shijiazhuang, the capital city of Hebei province, attendees listened to predictions that rising demand for plastic windows, doors and pipes for new buildings will shape the Chinese calcium carbonate market over the next few years.

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