Sluggish demand pushes down antimony trioxide prices
Published: Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Domestic and seaborne prices for antimony trioxide have fallen over the past week in Asia, Europe and the United States, with producers citing slow demand and good stock levels among consumers.
Global demand for antimony trioxide (Sb2O3), a speciality
chemical mostly used in flame retardants, remains depressed
after a soft fall in prices over the past week.
Lower prices set by Asian suppliers in the market in an
attempt to boost sales were said to be the main reason behind