Graphite 2018: Lithium-ion battery market will drive graphite demand, Imerys says

By Carrie Shi
Published: Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Demand for graphite is expected to show unprecedented growth over the next two years, supported by rapid development among lithium-ion battery manufacturers.

Demand for graphite to be used in the battery sector is expected to grow between now and 2020, driven by a positive outlook and rapid development of the downstream battery industry, according to Fabrizio Corti, business director for synthetic graphite at Imerys Graphite & Carbon.

Corti told delegates at the...

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