Additional natural soda ash supply adds to pressure on synthetic producers
Published: Friday, 05 January 2018
The concerns over supply and demand, drawn out by Eti Soda’s delayed entrance to the market, continue to raise questions for market participants. The concerns center around how synthetic producers can remain profitable.
The recent boost in available volumes of naturally produced
soda ash has forced manufacturers of the synthetic equivalent
to reassess their energy mix to minimize the costs of
The entrance of Turkey’s Eti Soda to the market
has meant the addition of at least 2 million tonnes per