Inspection-hit Chinese fluorspar producers unable to serve additional EU demand

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Monday, 02 July 2018

Environmental inspections continue to impinge on fluorspar producers' operations, leaving them with no material to furnish strong demand from Europe.

Chinese fluorspar producers are struggling to serve additional inquiries from Europe due to strict environmental controls limiting output. 

"We can’t give any formal offer to consumers coming with inquiries as we only have enough material to fulfill contracts," a China-based trader told Industrial Minerals.

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