CERAMITEC 2018: Ten key things we learned this year
Published: Tuesday, 17 April 2018
A summary of ten of the most valuable points to be learnt at the 2018 Ceramitec conference, held in Munich, Germany, on April 10-13.
1. Kaolin prices
It is undeniable that kaolin prices are going up. Major
producers put up their prices by 4-8% at the beginning of the
calendar year. BASF, KaMin, Imerys and Amberger Kaolinwerke
(AWK) raised their prices by 7%, 5%, 8% and 2-3% respectively
between December 15 last year and...