Production restrictions on Chinese cement sector weaken demand for magnesia

By Carrie Shi
Published: Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Environmental concerns in China’s northern provinces have resulted in output limits being imposed on the cement industry, further reducing the already weak demand for magnesia.

Production restrictions imposed on China’s cement industry during winter have reduced the demand for refractory materials, which in turn has exacerbated the downturn in the market for magnesia, a refractory...

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