Floods in China hit bauxite deliveries, fail to lift prices
Published: Friday, 22 July 2016
Refractory grade bauxite prices were unchanged despite supply disruption caused by heavy rain storm and flooding in China over the past fortnight. If the inclement weather persists, it may impact production and could lift prices in the coming week.
|Flooded street in Tianjin, the
main city for the export of many industrial minerals
(Source: 360 Pictures)
Chinese-origin refractory grade bauxite prices held largely
unchanged this week, despite the unseasonably rainy weather in
China over the fortnight disrupting deliveries, market
participants told IM.
"There is lots of rain this...