Synthetic graphite prices diverge as batteries boom and steel sinks

By Laura Syrett
Published: Monday, 10 March 2014

High purity powders for high-tech and EVs benefit from swelling demand

Price trends for synthetic graphite are separating into two distinct tiers as values for high purity powders climb on the back of increasing battery demand, while graphite electrode prices suffer as a result of the sluggish steel industry and increased competition.

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