Force majeure imposed in part at Koura’s fluorspar mine in Mexico amid safety concerns

By Alex Cook
Published: Thursday, 24 March 2022

Safety concerns involving a section of the San Luis Potosi fluorspar mine in Mexico, owned and operated by Koura, have led to a reduction in production and a declaration of force majeure on supply contracts for consumers, Fastmarkets has learned.

Fastmarkets understands that a geological issue at the world’s largest fluorspar mine has caused safety standards at a mine ramp at the site to fall below the company's guidelines.

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


           



Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.