Trafigura lost Nyrstar deal without a seat at negotiating table

Trading company Trafigura was not consulted about renegotiating its zinc marketing deal with Nyrstar before the zinc producer signed a deal with Glencore, MB understands

Glencore signed a deal earlier this month to market 550,000 tpy of Nyrstar’s special-high-grade and continuous-galvanising-grade zinc next year. Trafigura previously had a deal to market Nyrstar’s exports from its Australian...


Kieran Leahy

December 23, 2008

16:21 GMT