SGL ups graphite electrode prices to offset slump
Published: Thursday, 25 July 2013
Company blames Chinese competition; believes prices have bottomed
manufacturer SGL Carbonhas raised the
price of its graphite electrodes by up to 30% in a bid to
mitigate a fall in the value of the products, which have forced
the company to cut its profit outlook twice this year.
The company informed its customers of the...