Consumers negotiate further decreases as South African acidspar price falls

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Thursday, 26 December 2019

After prices to Europe fell a month ago, the acidspar price out of South Africa followed suit as buyers continue to negotiate discounts against last year's contract prices.

There were further falls in non-Chinese fluorspar prices, as the flurry of contract signing continued in the run up to the end of the year.

There had been a period of stalemate between the buy- and sell-sides of the market, as producers were unwilling to succumb to consumer arguments that...

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