Minor & precious metalshttp://www.metalbulletin.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1840©2019 MB60Minor & precious metalsIN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from August 23Here are another five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday August 23 that are worth another look.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890758/IN-CASE-YOU-MISSED-IT-5-key-stories-from-August-23.htmlMon, 26 Aug 2019 00:05:00 GMTCOBALT SNAPSHOT: Prices consolidate gains; buying slows to await of further restockingKey data from the August 23 pricing session in London.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890750/COBALT-SNAPSHOT-Prices-consolidate-gains-buying-slows-to-await-of-further-restocking.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 20:30:00 GMTTrade log August 2019: Cobalt Cobalt trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3887340/Trade-log-August-2019-Cobalt.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 19:04:00 GMTBATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 23/08: Cobalt consolidates gains in anticipation of post-summer consumer buyingAn overview of the battery raw materials markets and their latest price moves. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890736/BATTERY-RAW-MATERIALS-MARKET-REPORT-2308-Cobalt-consolidates-gains-in-anticipation-of-post-summer.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 17:50:00 GMTMINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 23/08: Indium narrows down; Fanya fears weigh on minor metals An overview of the minor metals markets and their latest price moves.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890730/MINOR-METALS-MARKET-REPORT-2308-Indium-narrows-down-Fanya-fears-weigh-on-minor-metals.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 17:20:00 GMTFASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 23/08: Minor metalsThe following Fastmarkets minor metals prices changed on Friday August 23:http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890630/FASTMARKETS-NON-FERROUS-PRICE-CHANGES-2308-Minor-metals.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 15:45:00 GMTCHINA MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 23/08: Muted buying interest weighs on bismuth price, silicon rises on restockingAn overview of the Chinese minor metals markets and their latest price moves.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890525/CHINA-MINOR-METALS-MARKET-REPORT-2308-Muted-buying-interest-weighs-on-bismuth-price-silicon-rises-on.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 14:21:00 GMTChina Molybdenum facing financial losses at Tenke mine in DRCThe Tenke Fungurume copper-cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has seemingly become a financial headache for Chinese miner China Molybdenum, which holds an 80% stake in the mine.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890460/China-Molybdenum-facing-financial-losses-at-Tenke-mine-in-DRC.htmlFri, 23 Aug 2019 07:35:00 GMTFASTMARKETS MB DAILY PDFs Daily PDFs will be downloadable until Monday August 26. After that, because of the UK’s Summer Bank Holiday, the next daily PDF will be downloadable on Wednesday August 28http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890438/FASTMARKETS-MB-DAILY-PDFs.htmlThu, 22 Aug 2019 18:02:00 GMTChinese antimony output halts offset negative effect of Fanya stocks auction - sources Recent large-scale production suspensions by antimony producers in central China’s Hunan province have partly offset the negative effects of the recent announcement of an auction for the entire antimony stock held in the defunct Fanya Metal Exchange, market sources told Fastmarkets. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890262/Chinese-antimony-output-halts-offset-negative-effect-of-Fanya-stocks-auction-sources.htmlThu, 22 Aug 2019 11:02:00 GMTChinese cobalt metal price softens amid lackluster demand; sulfate price ticks upCobalt metal prices in China softened this week amid lackluster demand, but tight availability of certain domestic brands of the blue metal has limited the downward move.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890243/Chinese-cobalt-metal-price-softens-amid-lackluster-demand-sulfate-price-ticks-up.htmlThu, 22 Aug 2019 05:30:00 GMTTrade log August 2019: Cobalt sulfateTrade log for cobalt sulfate in China including transactions, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3887394/Trade-log-August-2019-Cobalt-sulfate.htmlThu, 22 Aug 2019 04:29:00 GMTMINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 21/08: Antimony widens amid slow demand; manganese flake close to floorAn overview of the minor metals markets and their latest price moves.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890218/MINOR-METALS-MARKET-REPORT-2108-Antimony-widens-amid-slow-demand-manganese-flake-close-to-floor.htmlWed, 21 Aug 2019 18:20:00 GMTFASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 21/08: Minor metals The following Fastmarkets minor metals prices changed on Wednesday August 21:http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890084/FASTMARKETS-NON-FERROUS-PRICE-CHANGES-2108-Minor-metals.htmlWed, 21 Aug 2019 15:25:00 GMTPEOPLE MOVES: Nickel, cobalt analyst Alexander Khodov joins TrafiguraAlexander Khodov has joined Trafigura as the Singaporean commodity company’s lead nickel and cobalt market analyst, a source close to the matter confirmed on August 21. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890055/PEOPLE-MOVESNickel-cobalt-analyst-Alexander-Khodov-joins-Trafigura.htmlWed, 21 Aug 2019 10:30:00 GMTIN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from August 20Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Tuesday August 20 that are worth another look.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3890033/IN-CASE-YOU-MISSED-IT-5-key-stories-from-August-20.htmlWed, 21 Aug 2019 00:05:00 GMTFOCUS: China’s skepticism of Mutanda closure characteristic of short-term procurement strategy Cobalt prices have risen by more than 25% since Glencore announced it would close its Mutanda mine and in doing so bring forward expectations of a shortfall in cobalt supply. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3889862/FOCUS-Chinas-skepticism-of-Mutanda-closure-characteristic-of-short-term-procurement-strategy.htmlTue, 20 Aug 2019 15:03:00 GMTFREE WEB SEMINAR: What’s driving the battery raw materials markets? Ahead of Fastmarkets’ Battery Materials Europe conference in Amsterdam, find out what our industry experts think are the key drivers in the market and what’s on the horizon. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3889899/FREE-WEB-SEMINAR-Whats-driving-the-battery-raw-materials-markets.htmlTue, 20 Aug 2019 11:05:00 GMTIN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from August 19Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Monday August 19 that are worth another look.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3889874/IN-CASE-YOU-MISSED-IT-5-key-stories-from-August-19.htmlTue, 20 Aug 2019 00:05:00 GMTUS, Russia raise fresh objections to EC carcinogen labels for cobalt, TiO2The United States has restated its opposition to an EU proposal to classify titanium dioxide and cobalt as possible carcinogens, asking the European Commission (EC) to consult with the World Trade Organization (WTO) before taking further action. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3889858/US-Russia-raise-fresh-objections-to-EC-carcinogen-labels-for-cobalt-TiO2.htmlMon, 19 Aug 2019 17:43:00 GMTGLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Europe 5-5-3 price dips; low appetite weakens Chinese export, Europe sentiment Key data from the pricing sessions in London and Shanghai in the week ended Friday August 16. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3889777/GLOBAL-SILICON-SNAPSHOT-Europe-5-5-3-price-dips-low-appetite-weakens-Chinese-export-Europe-sentiment.htmlMon, 19 Aug 2019 15:49:00 GMTGLOBAL ANTIMONY WRAP: European, Chinese prices soft on slow demand; mixed views on Fanya auctionThe price of antimony softened in both the European and Chinese markets in the week ended Friday August 16, while the markets reacted to the news that the last of the antimony materials held by the defunct Fanya Metal Exchange will be auctioned later this month. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3889776/GLOBAL-ANTIMONY-WRAP-European-Chinese-prices-soft-on-slow-demand-mixed-views-on-Fanya-auction.htmlMon, 19 Aug 2019 14:58:00 GMT