- Zinc prices are already up by 50% this year and more growth is expected.
- Mine closures and limited mine openings create a supply gap.
- The World Bank estimates tight zinc markets for the foreseeable future.
Zinc is the fourth most used metal in the world. It is mostly used for steel galvanization – the process of corrosion-resistant zinc plating. Other uses include alloys such as brass, and dietary supplements. More →