Tight supply, high freight costs support andalusite fundamentals
Published: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Andalusite market participants said availability is tightening and prices have risen owing to a combination of supply hiccups in some origins and increasing costs of shipping.
Much alike the performance of other mineral raw materials
employed in the refractories supply chain - such as bauxite,
fused and calcined alumina - andalusite has experience a
bullish run in the second quarter of this year.
With demand from buyers in Europe and other international
markets reported as strong, a series...