Bullish cocktail of factors pushes up graphite electrodes prices, GES says
Published: Thursday, 14 October 2021
The graphite electrodes market has strengthened since summer and is likely to remain firm in response to three bullish factors working simultaneously, including the European Commission's (EC) anti-dumping probe, according to graphite electrode consultants GES.
Producers of electrodes in China have to respond to
increasing transport and raw material costs, competition for
graphitization facilities and the EC’s
The production of graphite electrodes for steelmaking has
increasingly had to compete with the production of synthetic
graphite for the electric vehicle (EV) market. Both...