China’s large flake graphite prices dip on limited spot demand
Published: Friday, 31 July 2020
Sluggish demand from the seaborne and domestic markets pressured prices for large flake graphite in China down this week, while the small flake market stalled with participants saying the price is close to the cost line.
Fastmarkets’ latest assessment for graphite
flake 94% C, +80mesh, fob China (+894) stood at $890 per tonne
on Thursday July 30, $10 down from last week and the first
downward movement in 11 months. The price had been steady since
rising by $5 per tonne on June 18. Prior to that,...