Iodine contract price tracks spot market downward
Published: Friday, 21 October 2016
A battle for market share between producers in an already oversupplied market continues to push down prices. Foreseeing no immediate end to the fall, distributors are reluctant to build up stock.
Iodine prices continue to shift lower,
with Q4 contracts following the trajectory of the spot market
amid ongoing oversupply.
Contract prices for iodine crystal,99.5% min, decreased to a
range of $20.5 to $22/kg on 20...