China fails to set magnesia export quota
Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Magnesia and talc are not mentioned in the official register of export quotas Beijing released for 2017, leading to suspicions that the quotas in place for over two decades may have been quietly scrapped.
The Chinese Ministry of
Commerce appears to have scrapped the country's export quotas
for magnesia and talc, as the two commodities have not been
listed in its 2017 quota register for industrial and
agricultural products announced on 31 October.
Last year on the same day, the quota set for magnesia