"Volumes are definitely down, but it’s not
because of a lack of consumption," a producer said.
"Consumption across all the major markets has been good."
MB’s European silicon price fell to
€2,200-2,400 ($3,097-3,379) per tonne from
€2,300-2,450 previously, after market participants
reported even lower prices earlier in the week. One consumer
reported business for 553 grade silicon as low as €2,150
per tonne late last week. "It went down and then started to