Indian flake graphite output down 11% in 2014
Published: Friday, 28 November 2014
Supply update: Supreme Court rulings on mining and environmental regulations see India’s flake graphite output fall
India’s production of flake
graphite has fallen below 24,000 tonnes in 2014 due to the
introduction of mining regulations by the new government, aimed
at reducing illegal mining and improving safety standards.
The country’s domestic output has dropped from
27,000 tonnes in 2013, with imports from areas such as...