Price briefing 15–21 September
Published: Friday, 22 September 2017
Chinese fused magnesia prices hit all-time high; a ban on sales of explosives propel bauxite prices; brown fused alumina hit two-year high; iodine rises as consumers stock up; lithium prices held firm
Chinese fused magnesia (FM) prices continue their march
upwards to a new high on the back of the supply constraints in
the magnesia market.
The rapid appreciation of magnesia prices during 2017 to
date, on the back of a shortage of material in leading producer
China, has taken...