Price briefing 25 August – 31 August
Published: Friday, 01 September 2017
European fused magnesia prices surged; antimony trioxide market hit new highs; rising lithium carbonate prices to catch up with hydroxide; lower inventories lift iodine prices
Prices of European fused magnesia (FM) have surged to exceed
the $1,000/tonne mark this week, following repeated upticks in
Chinese prices and extremely tight availability of material
reflecting on international demand flows.
While the European magnesia market as a whole somehow
managed to stave off the rapid price...