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August 23, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (August 23, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Planned and unplanned operational issues on the production side have been reported in Chile (Chuquicamata and Ventanas), Mexico (Boleo) and Europe. […]
August 16, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (August 16, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Due to the current illiquid nature of the spot acid market, it is not easy to conclude where the market is […]
August 9, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (August 9, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Breaking news at the time of writing is that the Port Pirie smelter in Australia suffered a forced shut down this […]
August 2, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (August 2, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments There were several inquiries in India this week, with Wilson finalising two spot cargoes for August to September loading at around […]
July 26, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (July 26, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Prices remained stable in most markets on minimal spot business this week. The exception is China, where another smelter acid cargo […]
July 19, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (July 19, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments There is still little spot activity on the back of thin demand and supply. The requirements heard this week were 16,000t […]
July 12, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (July 12, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments The massive falls in spot prices have stopped, although there is no consensus if the market has bottomed out yet. In […]
July 5, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (July 5, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Spot availability from smelter acid producers is generally low because many have contracted significant volumes with end-users and traders. Of note […]
June 28, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (June 28, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments The market is relatively flat. What has kept acid supply under more control now, compared with a month or two ago, […]
June 21, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (June 21, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments The spot market is relatively illquid. Most of the reported FOB sales across Asia and Europe are smaller parcels, which shows […]
June 14, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (June 14, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Acid pricing is still under downward pressure. Price erosion accelerated in May, and in recent weeks it is clear that Chinese […]
June 7, 2019

Briefing: Sulphuric Acid (June 7, 2019)

Download full report Global Developments Sulphuric acid prices are still correcting downwards. After hitting levels that were widely seen as unsustainble in 2H18, spot prices were […]