Soda ash latest news

  • August 2016

    Flat glass expansion to continue unabated

    25 August 2016

    Global demand for flat glass is forecast to continue increasing as end markets in electronics and energy applications expand, although the pace of growth is expected to decelerate compared with previous years due to the slowdown in China. With insufficient supply, higher prices will be a concern.

  • Soda ash, salt sales lift Tata Chemicals' Q1

    09 August 2016

    Sales of soda ash and salt products improved for the Indian-based fertiliser and chemicals business. Tata noted stable global soda ash demand in key markets although price increases were limited.

  • PPG invests $20m in fibreglass plant

    03 August 2016

    The upgrade will enable the glass and pigment manufacturer to produce higher quality product while increasing plant efficiency.