Bauxite & alumina prices stable

Published: Friday, 13 February 2009

Despite lower refractory demand, traders say prices supported by niche applications

Traders of non-metallurgical bauxite and brown fused alumina (BFA) remain insistent that prices are still firm for niche applications due to a shortage of supply despite a drop off in demand in refractory applications for steel making.

Some traders questioned are even pinning hopes in an uptick in prices over...

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