Japan’s dropping amorphous consumption rates
Published: Tuesday, 21 April 2015
Amorphous graphite imports in to Japan have dropped drastically as steelmakers switch to other substitute materials
Amorphous graphite imports into Japan
– previously the world’s biggest importer
of natural graphite – have continued to fall as the
country’s steel sector moves towards the
substitute material, anthracite.
Japan was the leading importer of amorphous graphite for
over a decade...