CIS export pig iron prices show mixed dynamics amid market uncertainty

Prices for CIS-origin pig iron exports have shown mixed dynamics over the past week, as the related global coking coal and scrap markets showed no clear direction.

CIS export high-manganese pig iron, fob Black Sea Metal Bulletin’s export price assessment for high-manganese pig iron from the CIS region on Thursday December 8 was $285-310 per tonne fob Black Sea, widening downward from last week’s $300-310 per tonne fob. Ukraine’s Metinvest offered high-manganese pig iron to various destinations within a range of $330-335 per tonne cfr, sources said. Given the approximate freight rates, that meant an offer...


Nadia Popova

December 09, 2016

13:55 GMT