Aachen 2018: Prices of refractory minerals expected to remain firm

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Thursday, 27 September 2018

Most delegates seem to agree that prices for raw materials, including bauxite, alumina, magnesia and graphite, will continue at high levels with small fluctuations.

Market prices for refractory raw materials are expected to remain broadly firm on the high side in the coming months as ongoing pressure on supply in China and strong consumer demand are unlikely to give way to a decline, Industrial Minerals heard at the 61st International Colloquium on Refractories this week in...

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