28 November 2014
The cancellation of export taxes on Australian exports to China will boost imports of alumina from the country, as China’s bauxite resources are depleting. This is likely to impact Chinese alumina producers, which will no longer benefit from competitive domestic prices, owing to the present 17% tax on alumina imports from Australia.
13 November 2014
These Q3 2014 results are almost the mirror image of those posted three months ago, in August. The trend of high value polymers continues and these underline the struggles felt in the rare earths market – in particular in the lighting industry.
06 November 2014
Chinese bauxite margins under pressure; bromine, calcium carbonate, kaolin and lithium prices increased for 2015.
05 November 2014
The latest set of results from OCI Resources demonstrates that the market is still healthy and prices are continuing to rise in soda ash.