China’s bauxite supply crisis to escalate in winter
Published: Monday, 09 November 2020
A new round of environmental regulations in the coming winter season will add to the supply crisis caused by a shortage of bauxite ore and depletion of high-quality resources in Shanxi province, China’s production hub for refractory-grade bauxite, sources have told Fastmarkets.
China is continuing its efforts to curtail its environmental
pollution following the recent launch of a document on staggered
operations in the winter of 2020-21 that will affect cities
and provinces in the north of the country.
Provincial governments in the region have adopted measures
in accordance with the central...