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 Field Trip: Fluorspar Mine & Plant

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FIELD TRIP TO MEXICHEM
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In response to customer demand, IMFORMED is delighted to announce its inaugural Fluorine Forum 2017, 30 October – 2 November 2017, in San Luis Potosí, including a Field Trip, 2 November 2017, to Mexichem, operator of the world’s largest fluorspar mine.

Set in a superbly styled hotel, selected for its convivial atmosphere and facilities for conference and private meetings, Fluorine Forum 2017 will provide an invaluable and unrivalled networking and knowledge acquisition base for professionals in the fluorine minerals market, plus a rare opportunity to visit a world class fluorspar mine and plant first hand.

The conference will be essential to all those active or with an interest in the fluorine mineral supply chain, from developing and mining sources, through logistics and processing, to end use applications. Don’t miss out, book now.

Programme to include

Keynote Discussion Panel
Featuring senior management from leading companies across fluorine supply chain (suppliers to buyers), discussing status and outlook of industry, moderated by Mike O’Driscoll.

Themed sessions structured mine to market

Supply
Regional production; exploration; emerging new sources; safety & sustainable development

Processing
New technology/equipment; grade developments; challenges in processing; case studies

Logistics
Innovations in handling; shipping trends; storage solutions; routes

Markets
Demand outlook by sector; market trends; new applications; influencing factors; competitive materials

To include specific topics and issues such as:

  • Quality improvement in metspar grades

  • Fluorspar use in cement

  • Acidspar for electronic markets in Asia/Far East

  • China’s HF industry

  • Fluorspar application in new generation batteries

  • Emergence of Vietnam, Pakistan, Thailand, and Myanmar

Thursday 2 November 2017: Visit to Mexichem’s fluorspar mine and plant
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Mexichem operates the world’s largest fluorspar mine at San Luis Potosí, exploiting some 60m. tonnes of reserves with a mine capacity of 6,500 tpd.

Mexichem Fluor, part of the Mexichem Group, is the largest producer of fluorspar in the world, and a leading producer of fluorine-based products to a wide range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, automotive, speciality polymers, refrigeration and air-conditioning.

Mexichem also produces hydrofluoric acid, aluminium trifluoride, HFC refrigerants and medical HFA propellants.

Superb hotel venue: Hilton San Luis Potosí

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