Iodine prices rise amid patchy demand
Published: Friday, 30 July 2021
Iodine spot prices rose in July on recovering demand and shipping tightness, while contract prices are expected to come under further pressure, market sources told Fastmarkets.
"The [spot] market might be a bit panicky," one European
buyer told Fastmarkets, commenting on the price increases of
the past few months.
But the iodine market as a whole is experiencing "a good
balance of demand and supply," an Indian buyer said.
Fastmarkets assessed iodine 99.5% min, spot, delivered...