Chile’s iodine exports spike although miners report being sold out
Published: Monday, 13 May 2019
Iodine exports spiked by 7.3% year on year in the first four months of 2019, despite producers in Chile reporting that they had no inventories left to sell.
Chilean exports of iodine increased by almost 500 short tons
year-on-year in the first four months of 2019, although it was
not clear where the additional material came from, given that
producer SQM’s latest ramp-up in output was
intended to build inventory.
Export volumes rose by 481 tons to...