A late-week revival in consumer spot market demand in Europe helped to bolster prices for ferro-vanadium in that region.
Spot prices for European ferro-vanadium
were almost unchanged at $113.25-118.50 per kg on October 19, up from $113-118 per kg during Fastmarkets’ mid-week assessment.
The end of the week saw a flurry of spot-market inquiries, after consumers had been largely absent over the previous week.
“We saw a bit more activity at the end of last week, with some consumers finally coming back into the market,” a supplier source said. “We should see more...