COVID-19: Ensuring the health and safety of our attendees, exhibitors, partners & staff is our top priority. Our Forums are planned to be in-person, though circumstances may dictate an online version prevails in certain cases. This event has been in ONLINE format since 2021. We shall keep you updated.


The latest trends and developments in China’s refractory minerals supply, processing, logistics, and market demand

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China: what’s happening?

Find out by attending IMFORMED’s China Refractory Minerals Forum 2023, 12-15 September 2023 (Field Trip Friday 15 Sept.).

The world’s largest source of refractory raw materials is undergoing continual change prompted by a range of factors impacting resource utilisation, ownership, production, availability, and pricing.

This Forum provides an invaluable networking and knowledge acquisition opportunity on the latest issues, trends, developments and outlook for China’s refractory minerals and their market demand domestically and worldwide.

Whether supplying, processing, trading, shipping or buying and using Chinese refractory minerals, this Forum will be a vital hub for your business.

Bringing together an expert panel to discuss the latest trends and developments in Chinese refractory mineral supply, processing, logistics, and markets.

  • Market Outlook

  • Influencing Factors

  • Aluminas

  • Bauxite

  • Fused Alumina

  • Dead Burned Magnesia

  • Fused Magnesia

  • Spinel

  • Calcium Aluminate Cements

  • Graphite

  • Mullite

  • Silicon Carbide

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Report: China refractory minerals outlook in transition

Review of China Refractory Minerals Forum 2022 ONLINE

What delegates thought about China Refractory Minerals Forum 2022 ONLINE

“Very good information update and future trends”
Marcio Lario, Founder & Board Member, Bautek Minerais Industriais, Brazil

“It was a very interesting and informative session.”
Alfred Vermeulen, Director Commercial APAC, Access World, Singapore

Free China Refractory Minerals Forum 2022 ONLINE Summary Slide Deck Download here

Missed attending the Forum? A full PDF set of presentations plus access to live recording available for purchase.

Please contact Ismene Clarke T: +44 (0)7905 771 494

Programme Outline

Tuesday 12 September 2023
17:00 Registration
18:00 Welcome Reception
Wednesday 13 September 2023
09:00-17:00 Presentations & Discussion
Thursday 14 September 2023
09:00-12:30 Presentations & Discussion
Friday 15 September 2023
08:00-18:00 Field Trip to Haicheng area

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