PODCAST: The impact of the coronavirus on caustic soda supply and demand in 2020

Chris Barker


LONDON (ICIS)–The coronavirus pandemic’s effects could potentially tighten European caustic soda supply and increase downstream demand, although the evidence for both trends is not yet clear.

Senior Editor Chris Barker talks about potential scenarios for the market in coming months.

Caustic soda is used in the manufacture of pulp and paper products, alumina, soap, water treatment and textiles.

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