China’s magnesia market continues to pick up but orders, deliveries still slow

By Carrie Shi
Published: Wednesday, 19 February 2020

China’s magnesia market continued to step up operations this week, with more businesses returning to work, but production and supply remain sluggish due to a lack of workers.

China’s authorities called on domestic business to return to work this week while continuing to enforce measures to control the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

Magnesia producers have resumed operations since February 17. In Haicheng, 234 medium-scale and large-scale enterprises have restarted, including businesses in the magnesite sector that...

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