Indonesian tin exports down 60% in November

Indonesia's refined tin exports fell by 60% in November as most smelters in Bangka obeyed the self-imposed export ban.

The largest tin exporter in the world exported 2,202 tonnes of tin in November, down 60% month-on-month, and down 75% year-on-year, according to the country's trade ministry.

“Most of smelters in Bangka were obeying the agreed self-imposed export moratorium. Only three Bangka smelters – PT Timah, Koba Tin, and Refined...


Megawati Wijaya

December 09, 2011

07:03 GMT