Annual zinc concentrate benchmark settles at 12-year low of $147/t – Nyrstar

Annual benchmarks for zinc concentrate treatment charges (TCs) have been set at $147 per tonne, a 12-year low, Europe’s largest zinc smelter Nyrstar said on Thursday May 3.

At $147 per tonne, the headline TC is the lowest since 2006 and is 14.5% lower than the $172-per-tonne benchmark settled for 2017.

Nyrstar did not say at which base price terms...

Published

Archie Hunter

May 03, 2018

06:42 GMT

Shanghai