Graphite: Year in Review 2016

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Friday, 30 December 2016

A roundup of the year’s main events in the global graphite market.

The past year was characterised by continued weakness in prices and demand for most grades of graphite.

Established producers have complained of low margins and difficulty in shifting volumes, although the graphite exploration sector remains well populated, despite thinning investor interest.

Overcapacity has been cited as the main drag on...

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