China’s talc industry readies for processing upgrade

By Yoke Wong
Published: Monday, 03 July 2017

The goal of cleaning up the domestic environment, set as a top priority by Premier Xi Jinping as part of China’s 13th Five Year Plan in 2016, has had a particularly adverse affect on the mining industry. Now talc producers are being targeted, Yoke Wong, IM Head of Market Reporting, finds.

China’s talc industry has been urged by the national government to upgrade its ore separation and production facilities, as part of the country’s accelerated green industrial development initiative.

Cleaning up the domestic environment was set as a top priority by Premier Xi Jinping as part of China’s 13th...

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