Ramped-up supply of East African graphite flake weighs on prices
Published: Wednesday, 03 April 2019
Increased exports of graphite flake from Syrah Resources’ Balama operation in Mozambique have helped to bring down prices in Europe and China.
By Jon Stibbs
Graphite flake production from Syrah and other sources in East
Africa is set to increase further this year and could add
pressure on producers to lower their prices unless there is an
increase in demand.
Fastmarkets assessed the weekly price of graphite flake
94-97% C, -100 mesh, cif Europe,...