GLOBAL GRAPHITE SNAPSHOT: Expandable production in China tightens large flake market

By Jon Stibbs, Sybil Pan
Published: Thursday, 21 May 2020

Key data from the graphite pricing sessions in Asia and Europe for the week ended Thursday May 21.

ChinaThe graphite flake, 94% C, -100 mesh, fob China (-194) fell for a fifth consecutive week, with sellers cutting prices in response to soft demand from the refractory sector.Strong demand from the expandable graphite sector supported the price of larger flake material, especially graphite flake 94% C, +80 mesh, fob China (+894).The amorphous graphite market...

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