Chinese graphite prices steady as global demand slows

By IM prices reporter
Published: Monday, 10 January 2011

Consumers stock up ahead of annual mine closures but supply remains tight

Global demand for natural graphite has slowed as most consumers have stocked up on material ahead of annual winter mine closures in China, leading producers told IM.


One US processor of natural graphite said: “We all assume that prices would be increasing due to annual winter mine closures in...

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