MANGANESE ORE INDEX: Prices continue to slide as miners compete with port cargoes

Manganese ore prices continued lower on Friday March 28 as aggressive bidding forced suppliers’ offers lower to compete with cheap port material.

Metal Bulletin’s index price for 38% manganese ore fell 11 cents to $3.46 per dmtu fob Port Elizabeth. Metal Bulletin’s index price for 44% manganese ore fell 2 cents to $4.77 per dmtu cif Tianjin.  Miners are having to compete with...


Rena Gu

Janie Davies

March 28, 2014

13:45 GMT