Graphite spot prices in China overtake Europe

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

Extremely limited availability of +80 mesh high-purity flake graphite in China has led to another increase in fob prices for export against more stable offers in Europe.

The latest hike in spot prices of some +mesh graphite grades from China have brought China-origin material above price levels on offer on the European market.

While the consensus across the graphite industry has generally been of cheaper prices from China compared with more expensive material from other origins delivered...

This is a preview of the full article

  • 2 years pricing data on all minerals
  • The latest global news and features
  • Print magazine
  • Article archive ranging from 1988
  • Access on the move with IM Insight mobile app

Take a Trial or Subscription today. Start below: