ICCSINO ANODE CONF: China’s natural spherical graphite producers see ‘green production’ trend

By Sybil Pan
Published: Tuesday, 01 June 2021

Industry participants attending the anode conference held in the city of Qingdao, in China’s Shandong province, at the end of May considered ‘green production’ to be the likely trend for spherical graphite production in the near future, amid Beijing’s growing efforts to bring in pollution controls.

The global demand for cost-effective energy storage solutions and home energy storage continues to boost the growth of the graphite flake market, delegates heard.

Typically, flake graphite is formed into a spherical shape by a process called mechanical attrition. This rounded spherical graphite (SPG) allows for more efficient packaging of...

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