GLOBAL GRAPHITE SNAPSHOT: Transportation costs spark cif Europe price surge

By Jon Stibbs
Published: Friday, 01 October 2021

Key data from the graphite pricing sessions in Asia and Europe for the week ended Thursday September 30.

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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...

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