Fluorspar industry looks to 2017 market recovery

New projects on track for development despite challenging industry conditions The global fluorspar industry is looking ahead to more positive times following several years of challenging market conditions, according to participants at Industrial Minerals’ Fluorspar 2015 conference in Marrakech, Morocco, which was held on 6-8 October. Acid-grade fluorspar (acidspar) supply… Read more

Chinese acidspar prices expected to dip at year end before 2016 recovery

Acidspar prices heading for further falls Export prices for Chinese acid-grade fluorspar (acidspar) are expected to decline further towards the end of 2015 as weakness continues in some end-use markets, according to the latest Roskill analysis. Chinese acidspar export values averaged US$298/t FOB in H1 2015, falling from US$303/t in… Read more

Roskill at the Argus Americas Petroleum Conference Houston 2015

Kerry Satterthwaite, Division Manager—Carbon & Chemicals at Roskill writes… The recent Argus Americas Petroleum Coke Summit attracted 250 delegates from over twenty countries and was held in Houston, Texas. Roskill notes that between 55% and 60% of petroleum coke produced in the USA comes from Petroleum Administration for Defence District (PADD)… Read more

Roskill’s NEW report on Proppants and Frac Sands – North America

Roskill is delighted  to announce that its latest report on Proppants: North American  Industry Markets & Outlook has been published. If you’re involved with proppants or frac sands in any way, it will help you make the right decisions. The tempo of development of the industry is unprecedented in the mineral extractive industries… Read more

Roskill’s NEW report on Manganese

Roskill is pleased to announce its latest report Manganese: Market Outlook to 2020 has been published. This 2015 edition covers supply, demand and prices, with detailed, evidence-based forecasts covering a five timespan If you’re involved with manganese in any way, it will help you make the right decisions. To order… Read more

Mineral sands industry warns on high-grade deposit depletion

Roskill’s latest article on the Zirconium market provides insights into the latest developments in the industry addressed at the Informa’s Mineral Sands 2015 conference in Melbourne and how they may affect future supply and demand, as well as influence prices going forward. This article can be downloaded by clicking on the… Read more