October 2019

MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 04/10: Antimony continues uptrend on higher numbers achieved

An overview of the minor metals markets and their latest price moves.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 04/10: Minor metals

The following Fastmarkets minor metals prices changed on Friday October 4:

LME's plan for red flag assessments of listed brands will be 'positive' for the industry - Chamberlain

A very simplistic summary of the LME’s approach to responsible sourcing is that it uses the Organization for Economic Co-operation & Development (OECD) red flag scheme and a phased introduction of transparency, but Matthew Chamberlain is keen to explain the “two big philosophical pillars behind it.”

LME WEEK 2019: What’s on and where?

London Metal Exchange Week, the largest annual gathering of metals and mining figures in the world, is set to begin on Sunday October 27.

FOCUS: Uncommitted stocks, trader positioning see cobalt spot trade swell in 2019

The tonnages of cobalt available on the spot market grew substantially through the first three quarters of 2019, after an aggressive mating season at the end of 2018 left volumes uncommitted to annual contracts.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from October 3

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Thursday October 3 that are worth another look.

NA FERRO-ALLOYS CONF: Seven things we learned at the Chicago conference

Fastmarkets looks at the key takeaways from the annual Fastmarkets North American Ferro-alloys conference in Chicago on September 25-27.

MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 02/10: Antimony prices rise on concluded business in Rotterdam

An overview of the minor metals markets and their latest price moves.

TITANIUM SNAPSHOT: Slow business drags on alloy market

Key data from Fastmarkets’ pricing session in Europe on Wednesday October 2.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 02/10: Minor metals

The following Fastmarkets minor metals prices changed on Wednesday October 2: