FOCUS: Pandemic highlights regional gap between China’s fob flake graphite prices
Published: Monday, 21 September 2020
China’s graphite flake export markets are showing price divergence between the main consuming markets of Japan, Europe and the United States, which have become more pronounced amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
There is a tacit understanding in the procurement price of
China-origin flake graphite based on region. Buyers in Japan
tend to buy material at a lower price compared with other major
consuming markets in Europe and the US, sources told
For example, graphite flake, 94% C, -100 mesh,...