GLOBAL GRAPHITE SNAPSHOT: Transportation costs spark cif Europe price surge
Published: Friday, 01 October 2021
Key data from the graphite pricing sessions in Asia and Europe for the week ended Thursday September 30.
Flake prices soared in the spot market after producers
passed soaring transport costs - especially from China - to
consumers.Shortages of material in China have added
further upward pressure to prices and
exacerbated tight supply in Europe.Lower transportation
costs for African material tempered the cif Europe price rises,
although logistics remain an issue. ChinaFlake...