APT prices in China and Europe stable amid slow trades
Concentrates market quiet
Ferro-tungsten price in Europe edges down; Chinese prices unchanged
In Europe, Fastmarkets assessed the free market ammonium paratungstate price at $275-295 per metric tonne unit, cif Rotterdam – a range it has maintained for the past seven weeks.
“Demand is still quite low, there’s some material in Rotterdam but no one is buying,” a consumer said.
“Offer prices edged down but buyers are still reluctant to purchase material,” a trader said.
On the supply side, market participants are eyeing environmental inspections in China, which...