GLOBAL FERRO-SILICON SNAPSHOT: Europe market gains nearly 4% on tight supply

Key information from pricing sessions in Europe, China and the United States for the week ended Friday February 7.



Europe 

The European ferro-silicon spot price ended a six-week run of stability on tight availability, reduced stock levels and a steady increase in consumer demand.  Reduced production at major European producer Ferroglobe and news this week that OM Holdings will cut around 4,000 tonnes of monthly production has encouraged higher offer prices in Europe.  Suppliers reported deals for both...

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Chris Kavanagh

Declan Conway

Siyi Liu

February 10, 2020

10:50 GMT

Galway, New York, Shanghai