China’s manganese ore imports climb 22.5% over Jan-Nov 2019

China’s imports of manganese ore were around 30.68 million tonnes in the first 11 months of 2019, registering an increase of around 22.5% from 25.04 million tonnes in the corresponding period of 2018, according to official but unconfirmed data from Fastmarkets.

The large volume of cargoes flowing into China from January through November came amid a significant drop in the manganese ore price in both the seaborne and portside markets.

Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index 37% Mn, cif Tianjin dropped to $3.30 dry metric tonne unit (dmtu) on November 29,...


Amy Lv

January 10, 2020

17:05 GMT