Download the June 2020 issue of MMM
Published: Monday, 08 June 2020
Welcome to the June 2020 issue of the Metal Market Magazine, where we analyze how oilfields minerals supply chains will change following Covid-19, and take a look at the restarting automotive industry.
The May 2020 issue – which you can still
at this link – included extensive analysis on
soda ash and its main end markets.
In this June issue, meanwhile, you will be pleased to
- Oil price falls crush frac sand demand:
The oil market slump is hitting the oilfield minerals
industry hard and entire supply chains could be changing for
good, writes William Clarke.
- China awakes: While China’s
ports have resumed normal operations and internal logistics
are recovering, markets for refractories continue to display
weakness, Jon Stibbs, Carrie Shi and Sybil Pan report.
- Automotive end-user spotlight: Steel
mills and service centers expect a slow restart to auto
making following widespread closures during the Covid-19
pandemic, Gregory DL Morris comments.
And look out for the upcoming July/August issue, which will
feature an update on chromite and the foundry sector.
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