GLOBAL FERRO-SILICON SNAPSHOT: Environmental regulations fuel Chinese domestic price rises

Key data from Fastmarkets’ Friday April 30 pricing sessions in China, Europe and the United States.

China Fears of production cuts in Ningxia due to its energy-conservation and emission-reduction ambitions, coupled with the rise of electricity fees in Inner Mongolia, added to the tight availability of ferro-silicon. Active deals and inquires, along with the bullish ferro-silicon futures, all underpinned the export price. Europe The price range was...


Chris Kavanagh

Declan Conway

Jessica Long

April 30, 2021

19:20 GMT

New York, Shanghai, Galway