Higher Chinese prices push up European silicon carbide market
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.
Traditionally less expensive than the European material,
Chinese silicon carbide has been offered and sold at similar
prices of the European producer prices, spreading