Pause in demand sets stage for fluorspar price fall

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Thursday, 16 June 2016

The seasonal acidspar buying period has stalled, however lower grade fluorspar saw an increase in demand as steel production inches up.

Although fluorspar prices remained unchanged from the previous week, dwindling demand has shown no signs of abating, forcing producers to keep prices low as the industry battles global overcapacity.

A surge in enquiries for acid grade fluorspar (acidspar) seen earlier this month has come to a halt as end...

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