Recovery in sight for selenium prices in China as demand picks up

Selenium prices in China are on the road to recovery with end-users increasing purchases and upbeat sentiment ahead of the impending exchange listing for the minor metal, market participants told Metal Bulletin.

Metal Bulletin selenium prices in domestic China were at 390-420 yuan per kg ($28.7-31 per lb) on Friday April 11, compared with 400-430 yuan ($65-70) per kg on Wednesday April 9.  Prices of selenium dioxide fell by 5 yuan to 245-255 yuan per kg on Friday. “Prices of selenium powder and oxide are holding up this week as manganese producers...


Carol Lu

April 14, 2014

09:00 GMT