Global ferro-silicon prices stable amid year-start lull in demand

Key data from Fastmarkets’ pricing sessions in China, Europe and the United States on Friday January 14.

China • The China ferro silicon market was stable over the week, but market sentiments improved slightly with more active inquiries. • With the Chinese new year approaching, steel mills were stocking up. Transportation difficulties, plus the effects of Covid-19 infections, will give some support to the price. • Currently, the domestic market was a little oversupplied because many steel mills have replaced some stock before the new year,...

Published

Chris Kavanagh

Declan Conway

Jessica Long

January 14, 2022

18:32 GMT

New York, Shanghai, Galway