Improved demand pushes up South American borates prices
Published: Thursday, 07 July 2011
Short supply and growing demand expected to fuel further increases
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%