Fluorspar market split on extent of China's environmental controls
Published: Friday, 06 July 2018
Government inspections involving China's fluorspar mining sector have reportedly interrupted supply to what is already a tight market, but opinion is divided about the extent of those inspections and their impact on prices.
A fresh round of environmental inspections in China has
targeted fluorspar miners among others, raising expectations
that prices will experience upward pressure, market
But the lack of official word from the Chinese government on
which sectors are under inspection and differing views among
market participants lead some to...