Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index, 37% Mn, cif Tianjin
was $3.92 per dry metric tonne unit (dmtu) on Friday, down by 11 cents per dmtu, or 2.7%, from $4.03 per dmtu previously.
The corresponding manganese ore index, 37% Mn, fob Port Elizabeth
fell by 10 cents per dmtu, or 3.0%, to $3.25 per dmtu on the same day, from $3.35 per dmtu a week before.
Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index, 44% Mn, cif Tianjin
was $4.22 per dmtu on October 23, down by 5 cents per dmtu, or 1.2%, from $4.27 per dmtu in the prior week.
Despite the limited liquidity in past week due to miners having committed to deals for low-grade cargoes of...