Single-digit increase in soda ash contract prices predicted by sell side

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Soda ash vendors outside China are hoping to achieve another price increase in the contract-driven markets, although the demand side of the market looks more varied in 2019 than last year.

A year of good demand in 2019 has followed the tightness in the soda ash market that resulted in price increases last year. Fastmarkets spoke to the sell-side of the market to canvass sentiment a week before the IHS’s World Soda Ash conference.

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