Year-end promises few celebrations for mineral suppliers
Published: Friday, 27 November 2015
Barite prices expected to fall further as fluorspar and graphite face negative revisions. Meanwhile, lithium prices continue to rise in China.
The industrial minerals market was lacking festive cheer as
the industry approached December, with forecasts for yet
another tough year in 2016 setting the tone for most
The stubbornly weak oilfield market looks likely to force a
reduction in barite (barytes) prices sooner rather than later
and both graphite...