The two single-figure price assessments are based on spot market data relating to bauxite sold out of Brazil and Guinea.
The specifications for the standalone fob Brazil and fob Guinea price assessments have been designed to reflect the most commonly traded spot volumes shipped from these origins.
Metal Bulletin’s journalistic price assessment methodology is applied in respect of both prices whereby greater weighting is given to actual concluded transaction data. Bids, offers and assessments are also taken into account.
All those active in the bauxite market are welcome to contribute to the price discovery process.
The price assessments are published fortnightly on Thursdays between...