The seaborne price of low-grade manganese ore rose after buyers accepted higher offers for March-delivery cargoes.
Higher alloy and portside ore prices also supported the high- and low-grade seaborne markets.
Hebei Steel, China’s second-largest steel mill - raised its tender price for silico-manganese for February delivery to 7,200 yuan ($1,027) per tonne, up by 600 yuan per tonne month on month.
Domestic portside ore prices climbed after traders raised their offer prices. Trading activity picked...