Iodine prices continue to rise as global demand outpaces supply
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...