Diverging demand scenarios result in steady pricing for zircon in Q4

By Cameron Perks
Published: Thursday, 04 October 2018

Strong European demand and weakness in China has resulted in steady zircon prices for the fourth quarter.

Chinese zircon demand has weakened while European demand has strengthened, resulting in flat prices for the fourth quarter of 2018.

A slowing Chinese economy, the weakening of the yuan against the dollar (resulting in a ~10% increase in cost when invoicing in dollars and converting to yuan), as well as...

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