Fluorspar consumers dealing with depleted stock levels after period of tight supply

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Acidspar suppliers and consumers have reported depleted stock levels as a result of market tightness, which has forced some consumers to readdress supply chain management.

Continued tight supply in the fluorspar market has placed pressure on some consumers whose stocks have been depleted and must now more meticulously manage their supply chains. 

In 2012, several fluorspar mines were shuttered due to depressed prices, which made production unprofitable. The production shortfall was compounded when about...

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