October 2019

GLOBAL FERRO-SILICON WRAP: China faces mixed fortunes: Europe market consolidates recent gains

China’s ferro-silicon market was split between a weakening export price and a steady domestic price last week, with exporters battling soft demand and supplier competition while production cuts supported domestic rates.

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

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

GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Chinese price stable; higher offers in Europe insufficient to push prices up

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia and Europe in the week to Friday October 18.

Trade log October 2019: Cobalt

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

GLOBAL ANTIMONY SNAPSHOT: European price ends long-month uptrend while Chinese market continues up

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia and Europe in the week to Friday October 18.

Tightening supply, macro concerns keep cobalt prices steady

Cobalt sellers held firm with their offer prices last week when a round of smaller-tonnage consumer purchases made up the spot market.

Trade log October 2019: Cobalt sulfate

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

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 18/10: Chinese cobalt metal prices stabilize amid rebounding futures market

An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their latest price moves.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from October 18

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday October 18 that are worth another look.

MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 18/10: Bismuth price supported by active Chinese market

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