CERAMICS EXPO 2018: Key takeaways from this year

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Industrial Minerals looks at the key topics from the ceramics industry event held at the I-X Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio, on 1-3 May.

Raw material costs hit profitsCost pressures on kaolin and ball clay production continue to affect producers’ profit costs, causing French mining company Imerys to announce its second price increase of 2018. It will raise UK kaolin prices by 3-5%, while US and European kaolin prices will also increase although the...

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