19 July 2019
Market participants in China reported tighter supply of fluorspar in the week ended July 19 due to worsening weather conditions and environmental inspections, but the price of acidspar held firm.
05 July 2019
Metspar with 90% CaF2 content is now being sold at a higher price than the higher-purity acidspar, sources confirmed this week.
03 July 2019
China’s government has continued to open some resources to outside investment in 2019 after granting permits to foreign companies in areas including fluorspar and opening up for graphite exploration and exploitation as well as the smelting and separation of rare earths in 2018.
19 June 2019
Fastmarkets IM has today discontinued its price for acidspar, 97% CaF2, wet filtercake, cif, US Gulf Port, USA, $/tonne.
18 June 2019
Metspar was trading at higher levels than acid-grade material, market participants said this week, but Fastmarkets IM's fluorspar price assessments remained unchanged due to a lack of confirmation from the buy-side of the market.