January 2019

COBALT SNAPSHOT: Standard-grade takes a hit as buyers step back

Key data from the Friday January 18 pricing session in Europe.

China Molybdenum raises stake in DRC copper-cobalt Tenke mine

China Molybdenum has raised its stake in the Tenke copper-cobalt mine in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) despite the policy uncertainties arising from the recent political turmoil.

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 18/01: Cobalt supply availability pushes price lower

An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their price moves from the past week.

Trade log, January 2019: Selenium

The latest selenium transactions, bids, offers and assessments in Europe reported to Fastmarkets.

Trade log January 2019: Cobalt

Cobalt trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.

MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 18/01: Cadmium demand from Indian buyers intensifies

An overview of the minor metals markets and the reasons for any price moves.


The following Fastmarkets minor metals prices changed on Friday January 18:

CHINA MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 18/01: Magnesium price moves up on supply tightness; Selenium price drops on import cost reduction

An overview of the minor metals markets and the reasons for any price moves.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 17

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Thursday January 17 that are worth another look.

WEB SEMINAR Q&A: What will drive minor metals prices in 2019?

Fastmarkets’ minor metals team answers some of the key questions raised during our recent web seminar, discussing recent market trends in minor metals, and the factors expected to drive price moves in 2019.