GLOBAL FERRO-SILICON WRAP: China domestic market bounces, export prices stable; European market climbs after firm Q3 business

The Chinese domestic ferro-silicon market has bounced in the past week due to a fall in production on a combination of government pollution controls and prohibitively expensive electricity costs; meanwhile, the European market has climbed after third-quarter deliver settlements were agreed above the previous bottom in spot prices.

China domestic market bounces due to falling supply amid cuts  European market heads higher  US prices set to track other markets Metal Bulletin’s Chinese domestic spot ferro-silicon (basis 75% silicon)...

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Chris Kavanagh

Declan Conway

Karen Ng

July 02, 2018

12:20 GMT

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