Tecnargilla ’16: Demand for secondary raw materials exceeds supply
Published: Monday, 26 September 2016
Producers have been increasingly considering switching part of their mineral raw material needs from primary to secondary, or recycled, materials which carry lower costs, but limited availability means the segment remains undersupplied.
Demand for secondary raw materials in ceramics and
refractory applications currently exceeds available supply
– a situation set to continue in the foreseeable
future, IM heard at the Tecnargilla trade
show in Rimini, Italy.
As part of the drive towards cost cutting – which
has been a key focus for...