Iodine spot prices reach 10-year high

By Sofia Okun
Published: Thursday, 16 June 2022

Spot prices for iodine have reached levels not seen since late 2012 in a chronically tight market, forcing some end-users to reduce consumption, market sources told Fastmarkets on Thursday June 16.

Fastmarkets’ latest price assessment for iodine 99.5% min, spot, delivered US/Europe, cif Asia, was $70-80 per kg on June 16, for volumes exceeding 5 tonnes.

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