Chinese magnesia prices stable in quiet market; logistics delays still a factor
Published: Wednesday, 11 August 2021
China’s magnesia export prices were broadly stable in the week to Tuesday August 10, with little market activity and only a few deals booked, while higher freight fees continued to create delays in global logistics.
Fastmarkets’ price assessment for magnesia, calcined, 90-92% MgO, fob China,
was $180-210 per tonne on Tuesday, unchanged from the previous
It was unlikely that caustic calcined magnesia prices would
fall further considering the costs of production and the
expected environmental inspections through the rest of this
year, with the...