IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North America :: Canada

Arkema Plans Fluorspar JV in Canada

1:44 PM MDT | June 15, 2011 | Nancy Seewald

Arkema and Canada Fluorspar (CFI; Markham, ONT) have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop a fluorspar mine in St. Lawrence, NL. The total investment in the project will be about C$100 million ($102.7 million), 80% of which will be contributed by Arkema. The mine is expected to be operational in early 2013.   Under the deal, the companies will operate the mine as a 50-50 joint venture and Arkema will acquire a 19.9% stake in CFI. The deal will provide Arkema with “long-term competitive access to strategic feedstock for its fluorochemicals...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa