Zinc concs 'bloodbath' sees TCs reach new highs, lead terms dive

The treatment charges (TCs) paid for zinc concentrates continued to climb in December, while the market closed out a highly volatile 2018 at multi-year highs.

Fastmarkets assessed the spot TCs for zinc concentrates at $210-230 per tonne basis cif China on December 28, the highest recorded since pricing began in December 2014.

Zinc TCs have...


Anna Xu

Archie Hunter

December 31, 2018

15:20 GMT

London, Shanghai