The price of antimony, MMTA standard grade II, ddp China was unchanged for the second consecutive week due to sparse trading activity.
Many domestic antimony suppliers held offer prices firm despite thin buying interest, citing the limited availability of ore, while a few were heard to have showed willingness to lower price to facilitate sales and generate cash.
Most antimony consumers retreated from the market, citing ample stocks at hand.
Market divided on the near-term price trend. Some market participants believe the domestic antimony price will face some downward pressure from producer destocking amid financial pressure approaching year-end while a number of sources contend...