Higher Chinese prices push up European silicon carbide market

By Martim Facada
Published: Thursday, 12 October 2017

Silicon carbide refractory grade prices increase in Europe influenced by Chinese market, where a clampdown on pollution persists.

European prices rose this week, due to the recent drop in Chinese silicon carbide exports, amid an ongoing anti-pollution clampdown, which is constraining production. 

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