EC's graphite electrodes anti-dumping probe sparks buying appetite, GES says
Published: Friday, 12 March 2021
The European Commission’s anti-dumping investigation into Chinese graphite electrodes sales into Europe has sparked a rush for material with market participants making plans in case duties are imposed, according to graphite electrode consultants GES.
Since the EC declared on February 17 it was
investigating whether Chinese graphite electrodes producers had
broken anti-dumping rules, steel mills have sought to
acquire electrodes and avoid any imposition of additional
The rush for material among some buyers has left electrodes
producers short of material or making offers...