Market eyes price impact of Vital Materials’ move to restart Hunan Jinwang’s Xianxi bismuth plant [CORRECTION]


When Fastmarkets first published the below article, on Monday 22 June 2020, it erroneously stated that Jinwang Bismuth was in bankruptcy. Jinwang subsequently made clear to us that the claim was not correct, that Hunan Jinwang Bismuth has applied to the People's Court of Chenzhou for restructuring, and that it remains a going concern. Fastmarkets acted diligently and promptly to remove the story, and has since corrected the story. We have apologized to Jinwang for our error.

China-based minor metals producer Vital Materials will restart next month the Xianxi bismuth products plant in Hunan province that is owned by producer Hunan Jinwang Bismuth. The Xianxi plant, which was opened in November 2012, stopped production...


Susan Zou

Cristina Belda

Ruby Liu

June 25, 2020

13:35 GMT

London, Shanghai