Fastmarkets’ manganese ore port index, base 37% Mn, range 35-39%, fot Tianjin China
climbed to 32.10 yuan ($4.57) per dry metric tonne unit (dmtu), equivalent to $3.93 per dmtu, excluding value-added tax and port handling fees, on Friday. This was up by 0.40 yuan per dmtu week on week. The price has declined by 27.2% since early September.
The manganese ore port index, base 44% Mn, range 42-48%, fot Tianjin China
rose by 0.5 yuan per dmtu week on week to 34.30 yuan per dmtu (equivalent to $4.18 per dmtu, excluding VAT and port handling fees) on the same day. The price has posted a drop of 24.9% since early September.
Some Chinese manganese ore traders...