Price briefing 17-23 February
Published: Friday, 24 February 2017
Fears of Chinese production shutdowns due to the governments anti-pollution campaign sent antimony trioxide prices soaring this past week while the improving performance of the steel industry lifted the fluorspar market.
A number of industrial minerals prices increased this week
as global trading picked up following the Chinese New Year
Antimony trioxide, white fused alumina and fluorspar markets
all moved higher following IM's price
assessment on 23 February. Meanwhile Chinese titanium dioxide
producers announced a fresh wave of price...