Tellurium falls as cracks appear in Asia, Europe

Tellurium fell on Wednesday as market participants began to offload material, recognising that the dramatic price rally seen earlier this year has stalled

MB Rotterdam-basis tellurium fell to $360-420 per kg on Wednesday from $360-450 per kg previously, as sources in Asia and Europe reported weaker sales. The Chinese market has been subdued in recent weeks as consumers held out for lower prices, one trader said. “We view the market in China as very weak at...


Mark Burton

June 01, 2011

15:00 GMT