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  • Chromium oxide green prices decline again in Sep 2022-09-30

    Sep. 29, 2022 - Chromium oxide green price fell. 325 mesh chromium oxide green price dropped by 700 CNY/Ton compared with the end of August. The  reason as a low operating rate in the downstream market makes the price decline. Because of the increase in energy prices in the early stage, the production cost of chromium oxide green gradually increased, but the price of it was not dri…

  • Dead burned magnesia 96%-97% runs weak 2022-09-26

    Sep. 26, 2022 - Refwin reports DBM 96%-97% continues soft performance in China this month, with actual transacting price getting lower and thinner profit. From facet of production cost, the raw material, magnesite’s price is stabilized, while fuel oil price increases amid international background. Concerning natural gas, factories convey its cost has hiked by around 50% compared with same…

  • MgO-C brick moves stable in Sep. 2022-09-24

    Sep. 24, 2022 - Though ex-works price of China MgO-C brick keeps stable this month, FOB price decreases for CNY depreciation to USD. Mainstream FOB price of MT-14A changes to 845-990 USD/t. Regarding raw materials, FM 97% falls by 2.38% MoM, phenolic resin rises by 5% MoM, aluminum metal powder declines by 1.47% MoM and flake graphite remains flat. From demand side, China steel outp…

  • Prices of silica brick for coke oven decline in September 2022-09-24

    Sep. 24, 2022 - Market prices of silica brick for coke oven decline by 100 yuan/ton in September due to weak demand. Due to the lack of orders, most silicon brick enterprises arrange production based on sales. According to manufacturers, the current demand for coke is declining, the inventory is high, and downstream steel mills are not active in production. It is expected tha…

  • Magnesia chrome brick quotations decline in China 2022-09-24

    Sep. 24, 2022 - In September, magnesia chrome brick undergoes downturn. Mainstream FOB price of common magnesia chrome brick (Cr2O3: 12%) gets down to 730-775 USD/t. Mainstream FOB price of direct-bonded magnesia chrome brick (Cr2O3: 12%) declines to 788-845 USD/t. That of fused rebonded magnesia chrome brick (Cr2O3: 20%) stands at 1,500-1,795 USD/t. According to Refwin surveys, magne…

  • Prices of graphite electrode continue to decline in September 2022-09-24

    Sep. 24, 2022 - Market prices of UHP600 graphite electrode decline by 1,000 yuan/ton from August. The market price of UHP600 graphite electrode peaked in May, remained stable in June, and continued to decline since July, with a cumulative drop of 22%. Although the price of graphite electrode drop significantly, the cost remains high. From July to September, the n…

  • Falling margin of fused magnesia narrow in China 2022-09-23

    Sep. 23, 2022 - This month, fused magnesia continues downward trend. Refwin reports mainstream FOB price of FM 95.5%-96%, lump decreases to 450-570 USD/t; that of FM 96.5%-97%, lump falls to 495-600 USD/t. Fused magnesia has already approached production cost line with thin profit in China, so the downward margin is very narrow. This year, China steel output falls, leading to market d…

  • Caustic calcined magnesia price driven up by coal 2022-09-23

    Sep. 23, 2022 - As China coal price has been performing strong, caustic calcined magnesia gets supported by it as fuel. CCM makers comment the price of coal they utilize hikes by around 45 USD/t. Therefore, many CCM vendors lift quotations this month. Meanwhile, the FOB price gets affected by recent CNY depreciation to USD. Now mainstream FOB price of CCM 85% stands at 165-190 USD/t; that of CCM…

  • Review of calcined bauxite supply and demand in Jiexiu 2022-09-22

    Sep. 22, 2022 - Calcined bauxite producers in Jiexiu were affected by less demand and tight coking gas, and the opening rate of down-flame kilns continued to decline. Due to the current low demand for refractory products from iron and steel enterprises, the demand for bauxite in product producers is also small. In September, various producers stated an increase in price inquiri…

  • Kaolin prices keep unchanged in September 2022-09-22

    Sep. 22, 2022 - Market prices of kaolin (Al2O3: 44-45%, whiteness: 90%, 325mesh) in Shanxi remain stable in September. At present, the operating rate of kaolin enterprises in Shanxi and Inner Mongolia remains at a low level. According to manufacturers, the demand for kaolin in industries such as fireclay bricks and ceramics has weakened since June. However, the demand for new…

  • Prices of alumina brick keep stable in September 2022-09-22

    Sep. 22, 2022 - Market prices of standard LZ-75 alumina brick keep stable in September. According to Refwin, the prices of bauxite, 88% increase by 17.5% year-on-year. Due to the continuous rise in the price of high-grade bauxite, the cost pressure of some alumina brick enterprises increase. However, considering the weak market demand for alumina bricks, its market price rem…

  • Price of large crystal fused magnesia gets supported 2022-09-22

    Sep. 22, 2022 - In September, China coal price has been performing strong, which drives up caustic calcined magnesia, the raw material for large crystal fused magnesia. At present, mainstream FOB price of large crystal fused magnesia 97.5%, lump stays at 890-950 USD/t. Though the ex-works price maintains stability basically, the CNY depreciation to USD causes lower FOB quotation. The curre…

  • Fused cast AZS brick demand shows improving trend 2022-09-21

    Sep. 21, 2022 - The ex-works price of fused cast AZS bricks for glass furnace remain stable compared with last month. But the export price has decreased by around USD 100 per ton due to the exchange rate change of RMB to USD.   Recently, as the price of imported zircon ore continues to rise, and the RMB continues to depreciate, the cost of fused cast AZS brick producers to purchase …

  • Calcium aluminate cement in destocking 2022-09-21

    Sep. 21, 2022 - The ex-works prices of calcium aluminate cement in September remain steady compared with last month. However, due to the depreciation of RMB, the export price of calcium aluminate cement has decreased by around USD 10-20 per ton.   Since the market demand for calcium aluminate cement is still at a low level, the major problem facing pure calcium aluminate cement supp…

  • Sillimanite price in upward trend 2022-09-20

    Sep. 20, 2022 - Refwin reports ex-works price of China’s indigenous sillimanite 55%, 80-120 mesh rises to 580 USD/t, up 30 USD/t this month. Price of Indian sillimanite 58% in fractional sizes hikes to 725 USD/t. Indian source is still under scarce import. Chinese makers in Lingshou, Shijiangzhuang, Hebei and Linkou, Heilongjiang are producing normally. Factories in Lingshou convey the pr…

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