TITANIUM SNAPSHOT: Alloy producers pass on scrap costs on tightening feedstock supplies

Key data from Fastmarkets’ pricing session in Europe on Wednesday October 14.



Key drivers

The ferro-titanium spot price range narrowed, reflecting producers’ attempts to pass on the cost of tightening scrap supplies since the start of September. Most ferro-titanium producers are struggling to source enough scrap to meet their smelting schedules for longer term delivery deals, with little alloy available for prompt demand. Scrap prices are mostly steady, however,...

Published

Declan Conway

October 14, 2020

16:10 GMT

Galway