The market situation of cryolite is stable temporarily due to insufficient downstream demand

On June 24, the cryolite commodity index was 68.02, unchanged from yesterday, down 32.79% from 101.21 (2011-10-31), the highest point in the cycle, and up 2.52% from 66.35, the lowest point on September 5, 2016. (Note: cycle refers to 2011-09-01 to now)



According to the data of the large scale list of business agencies, the price trend of domestic cryolite market is temporarily stable. The average price of cryolite market in Henan Province was 5600 yuan / ton on the 24th, down 11.58% year on year. At present, the factory price of cryolite in Henan Province is 4800-6000 yuan / ton, and that in Shandong Province is 5000-6800 yuan / ton. The factory starts normal operation, has sufficient inventory, and is mainly waiting for operation.


On the upstream side, the price of fluorite is temporarily stable. At present, the average price in the domestic market is 2755.56 yuan / ton. The supply of goods within the site is normal, and the sales situation is general. The enterprise reflects that the inquiry situation has increased in the near future, and the price or arrangement of fluorite in the later stage is upward. In the downstream aluminum industry, the production capacity of electrolytic aluminum has not fully recovered since the reduction of production in mid March, the spot supply of domestic aluminum ingots has been reduced, and the later aluminum industry continues to operate mainly in shock.


According to the cryolite product analyst of business association, cryolite enterprises are operating normally with sufficient inventory at present, but the downstream demand is relatively flat, and the manufacturer’s quotation is mainly stable. It is expected that the cryolite market will operate weakly and stably in the short term, with specific attention to market demand.