China refrigerant demand supports fluorspar prices

By Albert Li
Published: Monday, 16 October 2017

Although fluorspar prices were unchanged last week higher demand and prices seen in some of mineral's key end markets following the Golden Week holiday in China set a bullish tone in the market.

Refrigerant and hydrofluoric acid markets have increased in China after the 8-day national holiday lending support to the price of fluorspar, a key raw material, market participants told IM.

"The whole fluorine industrial chain is performing well: from hydrofluoric acid, refrigerant and air-conditioners, each demand offers price support for its...

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