Fastmarkets’ manganese ore port index, base 37% Mn, range 35-39%, fot Tianjin, China
, was 35.20 yuan ($5.19) per dry metric tonne unit (dmtu) on September 18. This figure was equivalent to $4.47 per dmtu excluding value-added tax and port handling fees, and was down by 0.50 yuan per dmtu from 35.70 yuan per dmtu a week before.
The corresponding manganese ore port index, base 44% Mn, range 42-48%, fot Tianjin, China
, was calculated at 37.60 yuan per dmtu on September 18. This was equivalent to $4.76 per dmtu excluding VAT and port handling fees, and was down by 0.70 yuan per dmtu from 38.30 yuan per dmtu in the previous week.