22 May 2020
Chinese soda ash prices have hit a five-year low while Solvay and Ciner Resources achieved lower quarterly sales volumes, with the latter cutting its production by 20% - all as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
05 May 2020
After a consultation period lasting one month, Fastmarkets has amended the frequency of assessment of its India ex-works and China fob soda ash prices.
29 April 2020
French glass and construction material company Saint-Gobain reported falling sales on Thursday April 23, citing disruptions from the measures used to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.
09 April 2020
Soda ash factories in Europe were continuing to produce material at regular volumes, having been deemed essential business, but key end-markets for their output have stopped consuming because glass production has fallen to a bare minimum.
02 April 2020
Fastmarkets is proposing to amend the frequency to two of its soda ash prices.
01 April 2020
A government-decreed lockdown in India has resulted in closed factories and import and export markets stalled by a lack of workers for the transport and processing of goods.