March 2019

GLOBAL ANTIMONY WRAP: Cheap Chinese offers find no resistance; views split on European price direction

The Chinese antimony price continued to trend down for the fourth consecutive week amid persistently weak demand and abundant supply in the latest assessment period ended Wednesday March 20.

Trade log March 2019: Cobalt Sulfate

Trade log for cobalt sulfate in China including transactions, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets MB.

COBALT SNAPSHOT: Spot metal prices continue decline while oversupply remains

Key data from the Friday March 22 pricing session in London.

Trade log March 2019: Cobalt

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

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 22/03: Cobalt prices continue downward trend

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

MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 23/03: Markets unchanged amid overall slow demand

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

Minor metals markets wary of possible stock releases after Fanya fined $149mln

Southwest China’s Kunming Intermediate People’s Court will fine the Fanya Metal Exchange 1 billion yuan ($149.39 million) for violating national law and illegally raising funds from the public, according to local media reports on Friday March 22, with minor metals markets now wondering how funds will be raised.


The following Fastmarkets minor metals prices changed on Friday March 22:

CHINA MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 22/03: Magnesium prices fall 2% after suppliers cut offers; indium price recovers

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

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from March 21

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Thursday March 21 that are worth another look.