Chinese soda ash prices drop ahead of Lunar New Year holiday

By Alex Cook
Published: Monday, 31 January 2022

Chinese soda ash export prices dropped further this month, due to planned factory closures ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday.

Chinese market participants were concerned about rumors of environmental restrictions in China easing post-Olympics. Market participants were worried that production ramp-ups could hit prices further.

Fastmarkets’ assessment for soda ash, synthetic,...

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