China antimony supply may tighten in coming months

Antimony supply in China may tighten as producers in Lengshuijiang, Hunan province, try to meet the Chinese government’s environmental protection requirements

“The situation [in Lengshuijiang] is a bit complicated now – almost all antimony smelters there are not equipped with the required environmental protection facilities, and they need to completely redo their systems, which takes months and millions of investment for each of them,” a major producer said. “It is likely...


Linda Lin

October 26, 2011

09:46 GMT