GLOBAL GRAPHITE SNAPSHOT: Flake markets remain firm before return to activity
Published: Thursday, 12 August 2021
Key data from the graphite pricing sessions in Asia and Europe for the week ended Thursday August 12.
The flake markets were stable amid the slow summer season.
Meanwhile, market sources held differing views of the near-term
market outlook, considering China’s rising import
volumes and a sluggish refractories sector in the country.
Chinese steelmakers have been required to scale back production
in the second half of the...