Minor & precious metalshttp://www.metalbulletin.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1840©2021 MB60Minor & precious metalsIN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from April 19Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Monday April 19 that are worth another look.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3985061/IN-CASE-YOU-MISSED-IT-5-key-stories-from-April-19.htmlMon, 19 Apr 2021 23:05:00 GMTJohnson Matthey seals battery raw material deals for new cathode plantBritish speciality chemicals firm Johnson Matthey (JM) has secured long-term supply agreements for both cobalt and lithium with major producers, while scaling up its battery materials business in Europe, it said on Monday April 19. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3985041/Johnson-Matthey-seals-battery-raw-material-deals-for-new-cathode-plant.htmlMon, 19 Apr 2021 16:48:00 GMTGERMANIUM DIOXIDE SNAPSHOT: Price corrects down on low spot offersKey data from Fastmarkets’ pricing session in Europe on Friday April 16.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3985002/GERMANIUM-DIOXIDE-SNAPSHOT-Price-corrects-down-on-low-spot-offers.htmlMon, 19 Apr 2021 16:00:00 GMTTrade log: Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lbThe Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984987/Trade-log-Cobalt-standard-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlMon, 19 Apr 2021 13:36:42 GMTTrade log: Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb The Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984986/Trade-log-Cobalt-alloy-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlMon, 19 Apr 2021 13:36:39 GMTCHINA BISMUTH SNAPSHOT: Price falls on weak demandKey data from the pricing session in Shanghai on Friday April 16.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984911/CHINA-BISMUTH-SNAPSHOT-Price-falls-on-weak-demand.htmlMon, 19 Apr 2021 04:15:00 GMTIN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from April 16Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday April 16 that are worth another lookhttp://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984890/IN-CASE-YOU-MISSED-IT-5-key-stories-from-April-16.htmlSun, 18 Apr 2021 23:05:00 GMTTrade case helps push US silicon metal price to 10-year highWith the latest trade case against silicon imports expected to conclude in domestic producers’ favor, the price of silicon metal in the United States has reached its highest point in more than a decade - surpassing the highs reached at the time of the last trade case in 2018.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984809/Trade-case-helps-push-US-silicon-metal-price-to-10-year-high.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 18:15:00 GMTNEW ENERGY MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 16/04: Spodumene price surges; cobalt, manganese softerAn overview of the new energy materials markets and their price moves from the past week.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984791/NEW-ENERGY-MATERIALS-MARKET-REPORT-1604-Spodumene-price-surges-cobalt-manganese-softer.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 16:38:00 GMTAEROSPACE MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 16/04: Tantalum reaches new YTD high on tight supplyAn overview of the aerospace materials markets and their latest price moves.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984788/AEROSPACE-MATERIALS-MARKET-REPORT-1604-Tantalum-reaches-new-YTD-high-on-tight-supply.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 16:30:00 GMTSPECIALTY STEEL RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 16/04: Slow end-user demand pushes manganese flake price lowerAn overview of the specialty steel raw materials markets in Europe and their latest price moves.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984665/SPECIALTY-STEEL-RAW-MATERIALS-MARKET-REPORT-1604-Slow-end-user-demand-pushes-manganese-flake-price.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 15:29:00 GMTTrade log: Cobalt hydroxide payable indicator, min 30% Co, cif China, % payable of Fastmarkets’ standard-grade cobalt price (low-end)The Cobalt hydroxide payable indicator, min 30% Co, cif China, % payable of Fastmarkets’ standard-grade cobalt price (low-end) trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984605/Trade-log-Cobalt-hydroxide-payable-indicator-min-30-Co-cif-Chinapayable-of-Fastmarkets-standard-grade.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 14:00:01 GMTTrade log: Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lbThe Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984577/Trade-log-Cobalt-standard-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 13:42:27 GMTTrade log: Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb The Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984576/Trade-log-Cobalt-alloy-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 13:42:27 GMTTrade log: Cobalt sulfate 20.5% Co basis, exw China, yuan/tonneThe Cobalt sulfate 20.5% Co basis, exw China, yuan/tonne trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984525/Trade-log-Cobalt-sulfate-205-Co-basis-exw-China-yuantonne.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 13:00:02 GMTAT A GLANCE: Huayou Cobalt Q1 profits up by more than 250% year on yearA summary of China-headquartered Huayou Cobalt’s 2021’s first-quarter results, according to a company announcement on Thursday April 15. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984496/AT-A-GLANCE-Huayou-Cobalt-Q1-profits-up-by-more-than-250-year-on-year.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 07:57:00 GMTAT A GLANCE: GEM revenue up in Q1 on production, sales ramp-upA summary of Chinese battery materials producer GEM’s financial results for the three months ended March 31.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984490/AT-A-GLANCE-GEM-revenue-up-in-Q1-on-production-sales-ramp-up.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 05:33:00 GMTChinese battery materials producer GEM inks supply memorandum with EcoPro BMChina-based battery materials producer GEM has signed a supply memorandum with South Korea’s EcoPro BM, a subsidiary of cathode materials producer EcoPro, the former said on Thursday April 15.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984489/Chinese-battery-materials-producer-GEM-inks-supply-memorandum-with-EcoPro-BM.htmlFri, 16 Apr 2021 04:44:00 GMTIN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from April 15Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Thursday April 15 that are worth another look.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984476/IN-CASE-YOU-MISSED-IT-5-key-stories-from-April-15.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 23:05:00 GMTCOBALT HYDROXIDE SNAPSHOT: Cobalt sulfate slump pressures hydroxide price despite tight spot supplyKey data from the Wednesday April 14 pricing session in London and Beijing.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984329/COBALT-HYDROXIDE-SNAPSHOT-Cobalt-sulfate-slump-pressures-hydroxide-price-despite-tight-spot-supply.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 14:58:00 GMTTrade log: Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb The Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984355/Trade-log-Cobalt-alloy-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 14:00:04 GMTTrade log: Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lbThe Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984354/Trade-log-Cobalt-standard-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 14:00:04 GMTNornickel to expand nickel production in FinlandNornickel will increase its nickel production capacity from 65,000 tonnes currently to 75,000 tonnes by 2023 at its Nornickel Harjavalta refinery in Finland, the company said on April 14.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984313/Nornickel-to-expand-nickel-production-in-Finland.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 08:58:00 GMTMagnesium price upturn fails to underpin Chinese ferro-silicon marketFerro-silicon prices in China continued to edge lower in the week to Wednesday April 14, with recent gains in the downstream magnesium market failing to provide support.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984310/Magnesium-price-upturn-fails-to-underpin-Chinese-ferro-silicon-market.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 08:12:00 GMTTITANIUM SNAPSHOT: Markets static amid slow European tradingKey data from Fastmarkets’ pricing session in Europe on Wednesday April 14.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984167/TITANIUM-SNAPSHOT-Markets-static-amid-slow-European-trading.htmlThu, 15 Apr 2021 02:31:00 GMTCONSUMER ELECTRONICS MARKET REPORT 14/04: Indium rises amid environmental inspections in ChinaAn overview of the consumer electronics markets and their latest price moves. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984263/CONSUMER-ELECTRONICS-MARKET-REPORT-1404-Indium-rises-amid-environmental-inspections-in-China.htmlWed, 14 Apr 2021 18:58:00 GMTSPECIALTY STEEL RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 14/04: Slow end-user demand pushes Europe ferro-vanadium downAn overview of the specialty steel raw materials markets in Europe and their latest price moves.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984164/SPECIALTY-STEEL-RAW-MATERIALS-MARKET-REPORT-1404-Slow-end-user-demand-pushes-Europe-ferro-vanadium.htmlWed, 14 Apr 2021 15:40:00 GMTTrade log: Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb The Cobalt alloy grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984163/Trade-log-Cobalt-alloy-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlWed, 14 Apr 2021 14:00:00 GMTTrade log: Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lbThe Cobalt standard grade, in-whs Rotterdam, $/lb trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984162/Trade-log-Cobalt-standard-grade-in-whs-Rotterdam-lb.htmlWed, 14 Apr 2021 14:00:00 GMTTrade log: Cobalt hydroxide payable indicator, min 30% Co, cif China, % payable of Fastmarkets’ standard-grade cobalt price (low-end)The Cobalt hydroxide payable indicator, min 30% Co, cif China, % payable of Fastmarkets’ standard-grade cobalt price (low-end) trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3984129/Trade-log-Cobalt-hydroxide-payable-indicator-min-30-Co-cif-Chinapayable-of-Fastmarkets-standard-grade.htmlWed, 14 Apr 2021 13:23:22 GMT