Weak demand weighs on Chinese magnesia market

By Carrie Shi
Published: Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Chinese magnesia markets have seen limited transactions over the past week with demand muted and most overseas buyers reluctant to make deals because of firm prices.

The prices for all grades of China-origin magnesia assessed by Industrial Minerals remained unchanged this week in response to limited buying interest.

Overseas consumers had no immediate need to purchase and were waiting for clarity in the market, although high-grade magnesia products remained in tight supply because of a lack...

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