SHANGHAI Three people have been arrested in China for
allegedly smuggling antimony, according to a Dec. 21 report in
The suspects allegedly smuggled some 115.7 tonnes of antimony
concentrates between August and September, local police found.
It was bought in resource-rich regions like Hunan, Guangxi or
Guangdong and sent to Hong Kong before going to buyers in the
United States, Japan, South Korea and Belgium, the local report
There has been a strict clampdown on smuggling in the
port of Guangxi province since early this year, a major
exporter told AMM sister publication Metal
A version of this article was first published by AMM sister
publication Metal Bulletin.