COMMENT: Graphite red alert
Published: Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Industry underestimates Chinese and North Korean grip on global supplies
Graphite is now firmly in the spotlight. Over the last six
months the industry has seen something of a renaissance, with
new explorers entering the fray on the back of a pending
lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery boom in which graphite has
a central role, where it is used in anodes....