As the lead Steel costs analyst, Sarah is responsible for CRU's Steel Cost Service, including the monthly Steel Cost Review report, and she also contributes to the Iron Ore and Metallurgical Cost Models and Iron Ore Market Outlook.
Sarah has previously worked at major international pharmaceutical and agribusiness companies.
Prior to starting at CRU, Sarah performed research at the University of Oxford where she obtained a DPhil in Chemistry. Before this, she secured a Masters in Chemistry with Economics from the University of St Andrews.
The volatile price increases of the past 12 months have transformed graphite electrodes from an auxiliary component into a strategic raw material.