Brown fused alumina prices driven downwards

By Sybil Pan
Published: Wednesday, 09 September 2020

Low capacity utilization at China’s kilns for production of brown fused alumina was weighing heavily on the markets, driven by weak demand for refractories.

Weakness in the refractories sector as a result of the global Covid-19 pandemic and related lockdown measures was weighing on a number of upstream markets.

In the Chinese market for brown fused alumina (BFA), participants took a bearish short-term outlook after the majority of kilns were suspended in the coutnry,...

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