China’s graphite exports reveal the value of spherical processing: Chart

By Shruti Salwan
Published: Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Downloadable graph: Average value of spherical exports over three times higher than flake output; spherical graphite remains less than 8% of total exports

The average value of China’s spherical graphite exports illustrates the potential gains of processing graphite output for use in high-tech applications such as lithium-ion batteries.

Average income received per tonne of spherical graphite was 314% higher than that of flake...

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