Chinese fused magnesia exports drop in June

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Tuesday, 08 August 2017

FM shipments marked a first turning point after months of record-high increases, while DBM exports are starting also to edge downward and CCM continues to grow.

Chinese exports of fused magnesia (FM) fell in June both versus the previous month and last year, as the data starts to reflect the supply tightness that has been affecting magnesia production operations in the country in recent months.

Shipments of Chinese fused magnesia dropped 18% in June year-on-year (y-o-y)...

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