Graphite continues to feel the pressure of oversupply
Published: Friday, 27 May 2016
Prices remain sluggish with a lack of demand leading to stockpiles mounting both within China and Europe. As a result, the hope of any price upturn remains limited before Q4 2016.
Natural flake graphite prices remained
flat this week with producers reporting few orders from
traditional buying markets.
While the slowdown in China has resulted in weak domestic
demand with producers struggling to clear inventories despite
not being in production post the Spring Festival,...