Magnesia: market tightness continues to bite

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Magnesia markets have been severely disrupted by the environmental measures undertaken by the Chinese government in 2017 and into 2018. Production at many sites remains shut in and there is a great deal of uncertainty as to when - and indeed whether - all sites will restart, Davide Ghilotti, deputy editor, discovers


The magnesia market continues to be dogged by production issues in China in the early part of 2018, while restrictions that characterised the supply situation during most of last year remain in place.

Readers of Industrial Minerals should be familiar by now with the escalation of constraints...

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