Price spread widens in white fused alumina as Chinese offers fall

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Thursday, 02 May 2019

White fused alumina from China is becoming cheaper while western suppliers have managed to push their own prices upward.

The price of white fused alumina (WFA) has been falling in China over the past month, while western sellers maintained their premiums so that the spread in market prices widened.

Fastmarkets assessed the price of WFA, refractory grade, 25kg bags, at €730-850 ($819-954) per tonne cif Europe on Thursday May...

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