US minor metals importers report oversupply after tensions ease

While tensions between China and the United States have eased amid a temporary 90-day truce, US minor metals importers are still sitting on heavy inventories after they increased imports ahead of a proposed 10% tariff that never appeared.

Suppliers moved large amounts of indium and other minor metals into the US due to their concerns about the US-Sino trade war, Fastmarkets MB reported in late August. Ultimately, indium,...


Cristina Belda

December 13, 2018

12:15 GMT