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Anode Coke – Market Overview

Presented By

Justin Hughes - CRU Group International


CRU Group’s presentation will provide a comprehensive overview of the anode grade coke market, covering supply and demand fundamentals and outlook, price forecasts and key topics. We will lay out the differing price levels for each coke grade, the regional price differences – notably Europe vs US, China & ROW, and the aluminium anode market outlook.

Justin joined CRU in 2017 and has overall responsibility for the Aluminium Raw Materials team, covering bauxite, alumina, coal tar, pitch, petroleum coke and anodes.
Prior to CRU, Justin worked for over a decade in commodity markets, with trading, research & sales roles at leading investment banks, Macquarie, BNP Paribas and CIBC, in both London and New York. Justin has a wide range of experience in non-ferrous, ferrous and precious metals, alongside oil, gas and freight.
Justin holds a BSc in Economics and Finance and an MSc in Economics and Econometrics from Bristol University.

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