Tungsten is unique in its extremes. It’s extremely hard, heat resistant, dense, and environmentally benign. Those are the positives but, unfortunately, there are negatives too. Take a look at the infographic below for more information.
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The negatives are that its supply is dominated by China – producing 83% of the world’s supply and having 67% of the world’s reserves – which has significant influence on its availability and price.
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Editor’s Note: Having read to the bottom of the page you must be truly interested in tungsten. That being the case here is another MUST read article on the subject along with a number of related articles as outlined below.
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