Tight supply supports graphite electrode market, GES says
Published: Friday, 18 December 2020
The graphite electrode market has strengthened significantly in the past two months in response to tightened supply at the same time that consumers have returned to the market, according to graphite producer and consultant GES.
"Prices have been increasing and will continue to do so
until Chinese New Year [celebrated February 12], and then they
will probably fall again," Benjamin Sarkoezy, an analyst at
graphite producer and consultant GES, told Fastmarkets on
Tuesday December 15.
There are several supportive factors in terms of supply