China, India led October jump in world silico-manganese supply

World silico-manganese supply reached 1.62 million tonnes in October, up 16.1% year on year and 9.9% from September, driven by production increases in China and India, according to data from the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).

In the first 10 months of the year, global silico-manganese production rose 25.5% year on year, according to the IMnI, which did not provide total year-to-date production and demand figures.

Supply from Asia and Oceania in October came in at 1.37 million tonnes, up 18% year...


Janie Davies

November 29, 2018

16:30 GMT