1、 Price trend
According to the data of business club’s block list, the price trend of cryolite market in April first rose and then fell, and the price at the end of the month was the same as that at the beginning of the month. The average market price was 6400.00 yuan / ton, up 12.94% compared with the same period last year.
2、 Market analysis
This month, the market of cryolite in Henan Province was mainly in consolidation. The demand of downstream aluminum industry increased and the price continued to rise, which was good for the cryolite market. Individual enterprises reflected that the supply was tight and the demand was stable, so the quotation of cryolite was increased. In terms of plant operation, the enterprises are normal, and the market inventory in Henan is sufficient. At present, the cryolite plant of Zhengzhou Zerun energy and Chemical Co., Ltd. is normal; The production of cryolite in Jiaozuo mingminli Industrial Co., Ltd. is full load and normal; The cryolite plant of Zhengzhou Tianrui Crystal Technology Co., Ltd. started steadily. As of the 30th, the ex factory price of cryolite in Henan Province was 6300-6500 yuan / ton, while that in Shandong Province was 6000-6300 yuan / ton. The manufacturers had a single negotiation, and the actual transaction price was flexible, mainly through negotiation.
On the upstream side, the domestic fluorite market price trend was stable, with an average price of 2661.11 yuan / ton at the end of the month, down 2.84% from the beginning of the month. The domestic fluorite manufacturers are running stably, the mines and flotation units on the site are normal, the fluorite supply is slightly increased, the manufacturers reflect that the downstream orders are general, and the market is weak. The social inventory of the downstream aluminum industry is low, the support of aluminum consumption side is strong, and the market trend is strong.
3、 Future forecast
At present, the market of cryolite is in sufficient stock, and the shipment situation of manufacturers is general. There is only one more talk, and the demand is acceptable. The downstream aluminum industry is on the rise strongly, which has a good support for the cryolite market. It is expected that the cryolite market will rise slightly in the later period.