Price Briefing February 9 - 15

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 16 February 2018

Rise in ilmenite prices to continue after Chinese new year; European graphite market stable while some grades adjust; Chinese fluorspar prices remain firm in run-up to Chinese New Year.

Ilmenite prices are expected to continue rising in China after the lunar new year celebrations.

High-purity graphite sized +100 mesh prices adjusted slightly in new contracts against record-highs reached in January, while market participants start to look to second-quarter contracts.

Fluorspar prices in China were steady this week, supported by...

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