Market urges caution amid rapid China fluorspar price jump

By Yoke Wong
Published: Friday, 12 May 2017

Many market participants warned against the suggestion of improving demand following sudden price spike in Chinese fluorspar prices since February, as the global supply and demand balance remains unclear.

Fluorspar producers and consumers are urging caution in the market amid rapid price increases in China over the past few months as uncertainty persists around the global supply, demand balance.

China, which accounts for about 50% of global fluorspar supply, has been facing supply disruptions since late February as Beijing...

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