Manganese ore production up 6% y-on-y in January

World manganese ore production rose 6% year on year in January 2019, according to the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).

Global supply reached 1.65 million tonnes of manganese units, also representing an increase of 1% compared with December 2018, which was driven by higher output in Asia and Oceania, excluding China.
Supply from Asia and Oceania came in at 556,000 tonnes in January, down 5% year on year but up 1% compared with December.

Published

Janie Davies

March 01, 2019

15:35 GMT

London