Price Briefing January 26 - February 1
Published: Thursday, 01 February 2018
Global antimony trioxide market strengths; Calcined alumina markets appreciate in 2018 contracts; European titanium dioxide buyers resist price hikes; PRICING NOTICE: Proposal to discontinue celestite, kyanite, nitrate, olivine and perlite prices.
The global antimony trioxide market strengths ahead of the
Chinese New year influenced by the dollar depreciation and
adverse weather in Chinese Hunan Province.
Strong demand fundamentals from refractory end-markets
and the wide-reaching effects of a raw material supply
scarcity are supporting long-term prices.
Solid inventories have limited producers' ability...