Global pig iron market stays strong at year end, but activity limited

The global pig iron market remained strong, but activity was limited during the week to Thursday December 31 due to the end-of-year holiday period.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for high-manganese pig iron, export, fob main port Black Sea, CIS was $530 per tonne on Thursday, up by 5% from $500-510 per tonne a week earlier.

Pig iron exporters from the Commonwealth of Independent States stayed out of the market, although some supplier-side market sources indicated that the target market...


Marina Shulga

December 31, 2020

16:30 GMT

Dnipro, Ukraine