MagMin 2017: Magnesite resource consolidation would be 'devastating' for industry

By Albert Li
Published: Friday, 21 July 2017

A move towards consolidation in the Chinese magnesia sector and transport restrictions could be very damaging as market participants vow to 'fight back'.

Delegates at MagMin 2017 have expressed concerns at the Chinese government's move towards consolidation in certain sectors, saying that such a move in magnesia would be "devastating" for the industry.China is the world biggest magnesia producer and production concentrates in Liaoning province. China's main magnesia-producing region is currently split between...

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