Doubts raised over Inner Mongolian graphite find
Published: Monday, 07 December 2015
Sources in China have said that the news has sparked little enthusiasm in Northern China as suspicions mount that the extent and grade of the 128.9m-tonne flake graphite discovery could be exaggerated.
Industry observers in China have cast doubt over
the veracity of reports circulated by
Chinese media outlets last week that the country had uncovered
the biggest graphite deposit
in its history.
The Inner Mongolian government’s local Bureau
of Land and Resources announced on 2 December the discovery of
a flake graphite...