Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018
Pollution regulations and their enforcement in China, coupled with the maturity of the steel and refractory industries, are causing a third major disturbance to the global magnesia market.
China has long been a major force in the global magnesia
market. The entry of low-priced magnesia exports from China
almost 30 years ago disrupted supply market dynamics. The
growth of the Chinese steel and refractory industry since 2005
has equally influenced the way magnesia demand worked.
The challenges and...