Chinese flake graphite imports surge y-o-y in April; competitive Mozambique materials erode export market share
Published: Tuesday, 28 May 2019
China's imports of flake graphite soared year on year, while exports are lower due to material being offered from Mozambique at cheaper levels.
By Huaqing Fu
China imported 14,259 tonnes of flake graphite in April, up
156% year on year, while exports fell due to cheaper available
stocks from Mozambique, according to official but unconfirmed
data seen by Fastmarkets.
While rising significantly year on year, imports were down
15.7% from March....