Price Briefing: Week 12 – iodine, minsands, zirconia, graphite
Published: Thursday, 24 March 2011
Iodine prices surge on nuclear panic, zircon, rutile and graphite ascents continue
The after-effects of the Japanese earthquake have had an
unlikely impact on the price of iodine, a market not known for
Spot iodine prices surged amid the panic buying of potassium
iodide tablets, used to protect against radiation
Iodine was quoted as selling for $40-50/kg, or even...