Seasonal slowdown begins early in China graphite sector
Published: Friday, 03 October 2014
Supply update: Heilongjiang production falls moving into Q4; Luobei ore distribution prompts output reduction
Chinas flake graphite output has slowed moving into Q4
2014, as a reduction in ore distribution by Luobeis
regional government sparked the beginning of a seasonal
slowdown in production from Heilongjiang province.
This has led Chinese producers to increase offers as supply
conditions tighten, and is likely to see upward...