Abrasive-grade silicon carbide market bullish for near-term price rises
Published: Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Prices of abrasive and refractory-grade silicon carbide held firm over the past month, while market participants anticipate the abrasive price will increase in the near term due to rising freight costs globally and environmental restrictions in China.
Fastmarkets’ price assessment for
silicon carbide, FEPA 8-220 black about 99% SiC water wash, ddp
Europe was €1,150-1,300 ($1,346-1,522) per tonne on
Tuesday September 29, unchanged since the end of August when it
fell from €1,300-1,400 per tonne.
A buyer of abrasive-grade silicon carbide...