The outlook for flake graphite supply was curtailed in September with news that Syrah Resources would reduce output from its Balama project moving into Q4.
Syrah Resources announced in early-September that it would conduct an orderly reduction in its flake graphite output for the remainder of the year, with total 2019 supply from Balama now expected to be around 150,000 tonnes.
Syrah produced 49,000 tonnes of natural flake graphite in Q1 2019, 44,000 tonnes in Q2 2019 and recently announced production volumes of approximately 45,000 in Q3.
In its 10 September market update the company . . .