Graphite: Year in Review 2014

By Siobhan Lismore-Scott
Published: Saturday, 27 December 2014

2014 has been a tumultuous year in graphite markets. While steel demand has edged up, this has not translated into volume or price growth for graphite. Meanwhile, the hype that has surrounded potential growth in the Li-ion battery sector has also failed to deliver short-term demand increases.

2014 has been a tumultuous year in graphite markets. While steel demand – a major driver for graphite consumption – has edged up over the year, this has not translated into volume or price growth for graphite. Meanwhile, the hype that has surrounded several announcements pointing to potential growth in...

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