28 March 2019
The Indian ceramics industry has made steady progress in the past few years on the back of a growing middle class and several governmental schemes to boost the industry, as correspondent Sunder Singh discovered at India’s recent Ceramics Asia event.
27 March 2019
The refractory maker reports higher end-user demand outweighing raw material volatility.
22 March 2019
Most refractory companies in China's Henan province are still under strict environmental inspections, reducing demand for refractory raw materials.
20 March 2019
China’s fused magnesia market remained stagnant on increasing stocks and slow downstream demand, with export prices staying soft following the weaker domestic market.
18 March 2019
The fall in China’s output of unshaped refractory materials output in January reflects lower output of alumina-silicon refractory materials, data shows.
13 March 2019
Quiet buying activity and rising stock levels have put Chinese magnesia prices on a downtrend, especially dead burned magnesia and fused magnesia. With the market so flat, producers have lowered their prices to boost cash flow.
04 March 2019
China's caustic calcined magnesia and fused magnesia shipments were down in January 2019 on an annual basis on weaker demand from international buyers, while dead burned magnesia (DBM) exports were up slightly.