GLOBAL GRAPHITE SNAPSHOT: Rising freight cost drives up Europe amorphous market, China 894 ticks up

By Davide Ghilotti, Sybil Pan
Published: Thursday, 19 August 2021

Key data from the graphite pricing sessions in Asia and Europe for the week ended Thursday August 19.



The amorphous graphite price spread widened downward over the week due to softening market sentiment amid a reduction of crude steel output in China. This will cut demand for amorphous graphite while soaring freight costs interrupt the seaborne market.Meanwhile, higher liquidity for international shipments have supported the high end...

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