Chinese spherical graphite prices up on tight supply
Published: Friday, 23 March 2018
China’s spherical graphite export prices rose alongside rising Chinese domestic prices due to tight supply caused by surging electric vehicle (EV) demand and producers increasing export offers.
Chinese producers have pushed up spherical graphite prices,
underpinned by fewer spot cargoes and buyer demand remaining
strong in response to the rapid growth in EV battery
Industrial Minerals assessed the spherical graphite, 99.95% C,
15 microns, price at $2,500-2,700 per tonne fob China on March
22, up from...