GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Fob China spot market rangebound; European price slightly firmer

Key data from the pricing sessions in London and Shanghai on Friday November 30.




China 

  • The Chinese grade 553 silicon price was unchanged with most assessments and deals concluded in the range of $1,570-$1,650 per tonne. 
  • Some long-term negotiations were closed this week, with market participants indicating the export price softened due to lower procurement costs. 
  • Other market participants disagreed, saying the export price will recover due to increased demand to meet stockpiling activities of downstream consumers in the short term.


Europe 

European 553 silicon price was rose...

Published

Cristina Belda

Huaqing Fu

December 03, 2018

12:15 GMT

London, Shanghai