IM Graphite News in Brief 19 – 25 June

By Laura Syrett, James Sean Dickson
Published: Thursday, 25 June 2015

Flinders halts operations at Woxna until markets improve; Focus signs offtakes with graphene partner business; Valence commences operational graphite production.

TSX-V-listed Flinders Resources Ltd is to pause operations at its Woxna graphite mine and plant in Sweden until prices and market demand improve.

Flinders’ CEO, Blair Way, said that even though the project had produced graphite to commercial grades and specifications at competitive costs, weak global demand for flake graphite in 2015 had...