GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Upward momentum in Europe affect Q1 negotiations; Chinese market quiet

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia and Europe in the week to Friday December 6.


Key drivers

The export price for Chinese silicon 5-5-3 was unchanged from the previous week in a quiet market. This is because the price range of $1,480-$1,530 per tonne had no export advantage compared with silicon prices in Europe. The quantity of silicon available for export is restricted by China’s domestic consumption and tight supply in the country...


Cristina Belda

Ruby Liu

December 09, 2019

17:16 GMT

Shanghai, London