EU consumers report mixed availability of Chinese fluorspar
Published: Friday, 13 July 2018
Buyers are divided about the extent of environmental controls on Chinese fluorspar producers and how they are affecting availability in Europe.
Large consumers of acidspar in Europe have had mixed results
in their attempts to secure material from China where -
according to some market participants - environmental controls
on the mining sector are crimping the supply pipeline.
China is the world’s largest producer of
fluorspar; lower volumes of material from...