Market eyes causes of slowing iodine price momentum
Published: Wednesday, 28 November 2018
The rise in iodine contract prices have slowed in the second half of 2018, with one market source pointing to large volume contracts signed when prices were lower.
Iodine price increases have plateaued in the past six months
despite the market remaining under supplied, which has caused
market participants to speculate as to why - with one producer
believing the cause to be large volume contracts signed when
prices were softer.
"SQM [Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile], following...