TITLE

New report from Roskill analyses antimony supply and demand worldwide

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Sep2007, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the worldwide antimony supply and demand based on a report from market analyst Roskill. The decision of the Chinese authorities to implement police reforms prompted by widespread mine shutdowns and investigations has increased the global price of antimony. About 70% of antimony demand can be attributed to flame retardants. Also noted is the prediction on the continued growth of production of antimony trioxide in light of rising demand for flame retardants.
ACCESSION #
27134360

 

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