Price Briefing: Week 38
Published: Thursday, 23 September 2010
Vermiculite hiked for 2011, while chromite, graphite, soda ash and kaolin strengthen
Vermiculite prices are set to rise in 2011, with South
Africas Palabora Mining Co. said to be behind the move.
The major global supplier has been facing rising costs and a
strong South African rand.
Vermiculite demand is increasing and supply, particularly of
coarse grade material, is tight.