China's refractory materials output falls 4% in April

By Carrie Shi, Sybil Pan
Published: Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Refractories production in China fell to 1.65 million tonnes in April, down by 4.1% year on year, according to data from the China Association of Refractories.

Total output of refractory materials came to 4.29 million tonnes in the first four months of the year, down by 19.8% from the same period of 2019.

Refractory production slowed early this year due to output cuts in several key production provinces including Henan, Shandong, Shanxi and Jiangsu during the...

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