Indian soda ash producers increasing capacity amid strong prices

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Thursday, 21 June 2018

Strong growth in the flat glass market has helped facilitate Indian soda ash producers adding 1.77 million tonnes of capacity from 2018-22.

Strong growth in the soda ash consuming markets has been met with capacity expansions for Indian soda ash producers while they look to supply domestic demand, adding 52% or 1.77 million tonnes of capacity from 2018-22. 

Last year, soda ash demand grew 12%, which was primarily driven by...

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