Chinese ferro-silicon prices stable amid slow market

The Chinese ferro-silicon market has been steady over the past week amid firm quotations from producers.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for ferro-silicon 75% Si min, in-whs China was 5,900-6,000 yuan ($843-857) per tonne on Wednesday December 18, unchanged for the second straight week. 

Market participants told Fastmarkets some ferro-silicon production in northwestern China is likely to be disrupted by winter cuts required by local government, although some of them have downplayed the upward pressure it could place on the alloy's...

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Siyi Liu

December 19, 2019

10:50 GMT

Shanghai