GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Chinese price rises on good demand; offers higher in Europe but no deals concluded

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia and Europe in the week to Friday October 25.

China Key drivers The Chinese silicon 553 export price rose in response to higher offers from domestic refiners against a backdrop of tight supply for the looming dry season from November to May in the country when refiners in the Sichuan and Yunnan provinces cut output due to a lack of cheap hydroelectric power. Stockpiling and increased inquiries from abroad exacerbated the...

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Cristina Belda

Huaqing Fu

October 28, 2019

15:24 GMT

London, Shanghai