Solvay eyeing potential contract price increase for 2019

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Wednesday, 01 August 2018

Solvay's outlook for the second half of this year and for 2019 has brightened because it is looking to factor energy costs into contracts.

Strong demand for soda ash has fostered the belief at Solvay, the world's leading producer of the material, that prices could rise over the next 12 months.

The company will now factor rising energy costs into its soda ash prices, which was not the case at the of 2017 when...

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