Spot, contract iodine prices steady as markets looks to possible recovery
Published: Friday, 27 November 2020
Prices for iodine on both a spot and a contract basis were unchanged in the week to Thursday November 26 while the market looked ahead to a potential recovery in 2021.
Fastmarkets’ price assessment for iodine, 99.5% min, contract, delivered
US/Europe, cif Asia, was $34-37 per kg on November 26,
unchanged since June.
There have been several months of poor market conditions
owing to the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic, which resulted
in a significant drop in consumption.