INTERVIEW: Syrah adopts flexible, scaled-back production approach amid graphite market imbalance

By Jon Stibbs
Published: Monday, 11 November 2019

Syrah Resources will not ramp up its graphite flake production to the levels seen earlier this year until prices recover and the market is back in balance, the company has told Fastmarkets.

Syrah Resources has adopted a new, flexible approach to the flake graphite market following a dramatic year in which it began commercial production from its Balama facility in Mozambique and produced 137,000 tonnes in the first nine months.

The Australian miner then slashed its target production for the fourth...