Improved demand pushes up South American borates prices

Published: Thursday, 07 July 2011

Short supply and growing demand expected to fuel further increases

Prices for borates, FOB Latin America, have increased in the past week due to rising demand and short supply of boron derivatives, market sources told IM.


Prices for ulexite (40% B2O3) have jumped to $630-675/tonne, FOB Buenos Aires, Argentina, and ulexite (granular 40% B2O3)...

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