China’s acidspar imports surge by 895% in May; exports climb 3% [CORRECTED]
Published: Wednesday, 23 June 2021
China’s imports of fluorspar acidspar grew by 895% year on year in May 2021 due to increasing demand from buyers in China attracted by cheaper prices, while exports increased slightly with most demand from Asian buyers.
China continues to increase its dependency on imported
fluorspar acidspar, with large volumes entering China in May at
competitive prices compared with China’s domestic
China imported 34,320 tonnes of fluorspar (CaF2>97%) in May
2021, up a massive 895.65% from 3,447 tonnes in the
corresponding month last year. The total...