Chinese magnesia prices exceed 2016 levels

By Albert Li, Davide Ghilotti
Published: Wednesday, 26 July 2017

Following weeks of uncertainty surrounding magnesia supply out of China, prices of CCM, DBM and FM material for exports have surged.

Chinese magnesia prices have posted a further increase across all grades of caustic calcined, fused and dead burned material that IM monitors, as tightness in supply is weighing heavily on the sector.

As IM reported last week how Chinese graphite prices have now surpassed late 2016 levels, before the export...

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