Iodine prices slip as suppliers vie for space

By Myles McCormick
Published: Friday, 07 October 2016

Competition for market share between Chilean producers continues to push prices down.

The price of iodine on spot and contract deals dropped again this week, continuing a downward trajectory last felt in late August.

Market participants pointed to dynamics in South America where major producers continue to compete for market share.

"The guys in Chile are still vying for space," one supplier told...

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