Year in Review 2012: Graphite

By Laura Syrett
Published: Wednesday, 26 December 2012

Exploration sobers as reality bites and Asian demand shapes market

Mining and supply developments

The graphite industry entered 2012 on a positive note with prices still high and both miners and carbon materials producers riding high on the surge of interest in 2011.

Exports of natural graphite from China decreased 30.7% year-on-year in February to 18,686 tonnes, according to data...

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