The bright side of graphite

By Alex Feytis
Published: Monday, 21 June 2010

After a difficult 2009, graphite is starting to recover thanks to promising new applications, with opportunities in Africa, Canada and Australia for raw material

Since the financial downturn at the end of 2008, the graphite industry has had to face additional challenges, particularly in 2009. Adverse weather, regulatory measures in China, and a continuing global recession has drastically impacted end markets.

Last year was without doubt tough and during the two first quarters of...

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