Both low- and high-grade seaborne manganese ore prices in China drifted lower in the week to Friday July 24, despite limited liquidity after miners sold out their August volumes in previous weeks.
Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index 37% Mn, cif Tianjin
was calculated at $3.78 per dry metric tonne unit (dmtu) on Friday, down 2.3% from $3.87 per dmtu a week ago.
Fastmarkets’ corresponding manganese ore index 37% Mn, fob Port Elizabeth
fell by 3.4% week on week to $3.11 per dmtu from $3.22 per dmtu.
Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index 44% Mn, cif Tianjin was calculated at $4.09 per dmtu on July 24, down by...