World manganese ore supply up 20% in February - IMnI

World manganese ore supply rose by almost 20% year on year in February, due to South African miners ramping up production in response to rallying prices.

Global supply of manganese units hit 1.54 million tonnes last month, up by 19.8% compared with February 2017, but down by 2.9% compared with January 2018, according to the latest data from the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).

The production cuts of early 2017 were also part of...

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Janie Davies

March 29, 2018

02:30 GMT

London