Production disruptions in Ganzhou, Jiangxi province, buoyed Chinese APT and concentrates markets
European prices fell amid fading demand
Metal Bulletin assessed fob China ammonium paratungstate prices at $325-328 per metric tonne unit on Wednesday April 11, up from $322-326 in the prior week.
“I heard two [APT] smelters [in Dayu county, Jiangxi province] halted production after an environmental inspection team went there early in the week, and other smelters here are cutting off electricity [supply] for uncertain reasons,” an APT producer in Jiangxi told Metal Bulletin.
“The availability of APT will be affected going forward, and...