Chinese soda ash producers continue underperforming in 2018

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Tuesday, 26 June 2018

The world's largest soda ash producing market has experienced decreased soda ash production since November last year, pushing prices higher by $50 per tonne.

Chinese soda ash producers are delivering reduced output against the previous year, as shown by data from the National Bureau of Statistics of China (NBS). 

Chinese soda ash prices had moved higher on the market tightness, a result of the decreased output, while the data counter-reports that production has...

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