ZINC CONCS SNAPSHOT: TCs flat at low levels, miners offer big tonnes to market

Treatment charges for spot market zinc concentrates were flat from one assessment to the next at low levels in the first half of January, with smelters and traders weighing seemingly limited short-term availability against expectations of a mined abundance later this year.

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  • Miners offering big clips via tender.

Fastmarkets’ zinc spot concentrate TC, cif China, which is now published fortnightly, was assessed at $75-90 per tonne on January 15, unchanged...


Archie Hunter

Rijuta Dey Bera

January 18, 2021

20:32 GMT

London, New York