Chinese ferro-alloys industry body calls for major SiMn output cuts to revive market

A Chinese ferro-alloys body has recommended widespread domestic production cuts in silico-manganese to address a market downturn caused by a pandemic-related weakening of demand, relatively high supply and high raw material costs, market participants told Fastmarkets.

On Thursday May 12, the China Ferroalloys Industry Association’s Specialized Manganese Committee held an online meeting with some 40 members in which it recommended manganese alloys producers halve their output...


Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

May 16, 2022

15:20 GMT

Shanghai, London