Inner Mongolia mining accident causes shutdown in fluorspar production

By Carrie Shi
Published: Wednesday, 03 April 2019

An accident at a mine in West Ujimqin Banner has closed many mines on health and safety grounds.

Fluorspar production will be affected by the Chinese government’s decision to shut down mining activity in the country’s northern province of Inner Mongolia after an accident at a mine killed 21 workers and injured a further 29, Fastmarkets heard on Friday March 1.
The incident happened on February 24 at...

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