Iodine prices continue to rise as global demand outpaces supply

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 08 April 2022

Both spot and contract prices for iodine continued to increase in late March–early April, driven by lively demand for X-ray contrast media and – to a lesser extent – for potassium iodide tablets for human consumption.

by Sofia Okun, Cristina Belda

Fastmarkets’ assessment for the price of iodine 99.5% min, contract, delivered US/Europe, cif Asia, was $44-55 per kg on Thursday March 31. The price has...

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