Magnesia: Year in Review 2016
Published: Thursday, 29 December 2016
A roundup of the year’s main events in the global magnesia industry.
Fused magnesia (FM) and deadburned magnesia (DBM) demand and
prices continued to struggle in 2016 as a result of the
downturn in their main end market, steel refractories. The
caustic calcined magnesia (CCM) segment fared better, owing to
its diversified applications.
Just when the industry thought it might be...