GLOBAL ANTIMONY SNAPSHOT: Antimony prices fall on weak demand, concerns over fresh US tariffs

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia and Europe for the week-long period to Friday May 10.

China The Chinese domestic antimony price fell significantly on an increase in supply after almost all the private antimony producers in Lengshuijiang city resumed their production after the May Day holiday (May 1-4). Chinese antimony suppliers cut their offers last week to encourage sales in a weak market. The recent inflow of antimony ores from Tajikistan tempted domestic antimony suppliers into offloading stocks and restocking volumes of ore at a cheaper price. Weak buying interest also constituted a headwind for the metal’s...

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Charlotte Radford

Ewa Manthey

Amy Lv

May 13, 2019

10:35 GMT

London, Shanghai