Bauxite prices holding up so far
Published: Wednesday, 11 February 2009
Refractory grade prices holding despite industry expectations of a sharp decline.
Latest spot prices of bauxite (FOB China) have been
reported to IM at $520/tonne which, while a
$150/tonne drop compared to a price of $650/tonne in November
2008, is still significantly higher than a price of $280/tonne
in January 2008.