Soda ash latest news

  • August 2018

    PRICING NOTICE: Extending consultation period on proposal to refine soda ash prices

    28 August 2018

    Industrial Minerals has extended the consultation period regarding its proposal to refine specifications of its soda ash prices.

  • Reduced US soda ash exports to EU offset by South America, Asia

    10 August 2018

    The latest data from the US Geological Survey has shown strong demand from Asia and South America offset any market effect of additional volumes from Turkey.

  • Soda ash prices to increase 2-4%, Ciner Resources forecasts

    08 August 2018

    A more favorable supply and demand balance was highlighted as a key reason for forecasting that soda ash prices will go up in the second half of the year.

  • Price briefing: July 27-August 2

    03 August 2018

    Trade war fear pushes down seaborne antimony trioxide market; Tight supply pushes iodine prices higher; Supply, demand dynamics trigger evolution in chromite pricing spreads; GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Chinese battery-grade lithium carbonate prices extend downtrend; Soda ash producers to factor higher costs into contract price negotiations; Tight supply pushes iodine prices higher; PRICING NOTICE: Launch of dried and bagged foundry chromite price; amendment of two prices; China's high-grade magnesia export prices fall on sporadic buying

  • Solvay eyeing potential contract price increase for 2019

    01 August 2018

    Solvay's outlook for the second half of this year and for 2019 has brightened because it is looking to factor energy costs into contracts.