SILICON SNAPSHOT: Extremely low liquidity in Europe, China ahead of Lunar New Year keeps prices flat

Key data from the pricing sessions in London and Shanghai on Friday February 1.

Europe - Prices for grade-441 and grade-553 silicon in Europe were unchanged for a fourth consecutive week amid persistently low liquidity. - No transactions reported over the past week, although one offer for 553-grade material was heard at around €1,800 ($2,061) per tonne. - Spot market activity was flat, exacerbated by the upcoming weeklong break in China for the Lunar New Year on February...


Cristina Belda

Huaqing Fu

February 04, 2019

02:30 GMT

London, Shanghai