Price briefing 17-23 March
Published: Friday, 24 March 2017
Lithium prices unchanged; brown fused alumina spreads widen; fluorspar continues to climb; antimony trioxide stable; chromite stand-off continues
At Industrial Minerals’ annual Graphite &
Graphene conference in Berlin last week, IM
heard how the booming electrical vehicle (EV) industry has
boosted many minerals in the supply chain, but strong battery
demand has, as yet,
failed to lift the Chinese graphite market.
Nonetheless, lithium remained in the spotlight...