CIS PIG IRON: Market firm on Chinese demand as Turkish interest revives

The market for pig iron exports from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) was firm during the week ended Thursday July 23, on continued demand in China and resumed interest in Turkey.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for high-manganese pig iron, export, fob main port Black Sea, CIS, was $319-324 per tonne on July 23, widening from $320-323 per tonne a week before.

One sale of 60,000 tonnes of Ukraine-origin pig iron was heard to China at $355 per tonne cfr. That would...


Marina Shulga

July 24, 2020

14:33 GMT