24 December 2020
The United Kingdom and European Union have reached an agreement on a trade deal that will ensure tariff-free trading of most goods between the country and the bloc after December 31 when the withdrawal transition period ends, easing metals and minerals market participants’ fears of logistics paralysis and material shortages.
18 December 2020
China’s fluorspar acidspar export prices remained stable over the week to Thursday December 17, although downstream buying activity remained slow without any significant improvement, sources told Fastmarkets.
16 December 2020
Member mills of the China Iron & Steel Association (Cisa) raised their crude steel production in early December compared with the preceding 10 days, according to data published by the association on Tuesday December 15.
08 December 2020
A weaker aluminium fluoride market is weighing on fluorspar pricing after the Covid-19 pandemic plagued aluminium end markets this year and stifled demand for the feedstock.
16 November 2020
Fifteen countries signed up to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership at the annual summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) on Sunday November 15.
09 November 2020
China’s exports of fluorspar increased month-on-month in September 2020 due to a recovery in buying activity among Asian buyers.
06 November 2020
US chemicals company Chemours on Tuesday November 3 reported falling fluoroproduct sales in the third quarter of 2020, while titanium dioxide sales volumes bounced back thanks to better demand for coatings.