Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index, 37% Mn, cif Tianjin
fell to $4.85 per dry metric tonne unit (dmtu) on Friday, down by 36 cents or 6.9% from $5.21 per dmtu on June 5.
The manganese ore index, 37% Mn, fob Port Elizabeth
dropped by 43 cents or 9.2% to $4.24 per dmtu on the same day, from $4.67 per dmtu on June 5.
And Fastmarkets calculated the manganese ore index, 44% Mn, cif Tianjin
at $5.22 per dmtu on June 12, down by 33 cents or 5.9% from $5.55 per dmtu on June 5.
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