China’s acidspar imports rise by 676% in June; exports down 93%

By Carrie Shi
Published: Tuesday, 03 August 2021

China’s imports of fluorspar acidspar rose by 676% year-on-year in June 2021 due to the much lower comparison figure from the corresponding month last year, when activity was curbed by the Covid-19 pandemic, while exports slumped by 92.88% due to falling demand from overseas buyers.

China imported 2,031 tonnes of fluorspar (CaF2>97%) in June 2021, up by 676% from a mere 3 tonnes in the corresponding month last year, due to the pandemic.

The total value of these shipments was up by 4,798.03% to $500,726, from $10,223 in the same comparison, according...

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