Bauxite, fused alumina prices stable amid concerns of new shutdowns
Published: Friday, 13 July 2018
Prices for bauxite, brown-fused alumina (BFA) and white-fused alumina (WFA) have held since the drop in May and June, but supply may suffer yet another hit if calcination plant closures in Shanxi were to go ahead.
Prices of calcined bauxite as well as BFA and WFA remained
stable over the past fortnight, while market participants
warned of possible new shutdowns in China’s Shanxi
Market levels held, as according to Industrial Minerals'
latest assessment on July 12, following a recent period of
falling prices between...