GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: China, Europe prices flat in quiet trading

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia and Europe in the week to Friday January 3.

China Key drivers The price range for Chinese silicon 5-5-3 was flat week on week in a muted export market. Despite a quiet market, Chinese exporters held offer prices firm given the tight prompt availability of silicon and the rising domestic transportation cost, which usually doubles before the Lunar New Year holiday (January 24-30). Key quotes - “With limited volumes of [silicon] cargoes on hand, I have raised the offer price by $10...

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Cristina Belda

Ruby Liu

January 06, 2020

12:35 GMT

Shanghai, London