Price Briefing: 28 July - 3 August
Published: Friday, 04 August 2017
Ilmenite prices flat as market takes stock of China mine closures; activity increase lifts chemical chromite prices; Chinese graphite prices keep rising; Imerys Graphite to increase carbon black prices; iodine spot and contract prices tick upwards slightly.
Prices of chemical chromite adjusted upwards on the higher
end 3 August although some aggressive bids are still coming
in. Suppliers welcome higher demand.
While ilmenite prices were unchanged this week market
participants questioned what impact the closure of mines in
China will have on the market.
Industrial Minerals has...