28 October 2016
Antimony trioxide price increase, while chromite continued its uptrend on tight supply. In iodine, the price war to gain market share may be coming to an end.
27 October 2016
Soda ash sector strengthening as glass end markets remain stable. However, materials recycling has started gathering speed. In fluorspar news, fluorsid buys AlF3 Odda operation with sulphuric acid buy likely to follow.
24 October 2016
Higher production costs, strengthening downstream markets and a tighter supply picture are likely to have motivated the proposed price hike.
11 October 2016
The Chinese government estimates that cement demand in China will fall while flat glass consumption will increase by 2020 as the country switches to greener building materials as part of its 13th five-year development plan.