GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Falling prices in China attract UK imports post-Brexit

Key data from the pricing sessions in the United States, Europe and Asia for the week ended Friday April 16.

Key drivers

The price of silicon in China continued to drop after a previous rally, and leading producers reduced their offer prices for the domestic market. Numbers of deals and inquiries thinned, with buyers holding back. Sources expected the market to have more supply, with producers in Southern China resuming production in April, before the rains start. During the...


Cristina Belda

Orla O'Sullivan

Jessica Long

April 20, 2021

18:15 GMT