November 2018

NON-FERROUS WEEK IN BRIEF: Fastmarkets ferro-alloys conference; Antofagasta expansion; OJSC Electrozinc plans for restart

Metal Bulletin rounds up some of the key news and price moves across the global metal markets this week.

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 16/11: Cobalt prices show weakness on thin trading, ailing Chinese market

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

Trade log November 2018: Ferro-tungsten, APT

The latest ferro-tungsten and ammonium paratungstate (APT) transactions, bids, offers and assessments in Europe, Vietnam and China, with blue tungsten oxide (BTO) and yellow tungsten oxide (YTO) deals taken into consideration.

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Bearish sentiment in China, Europe, US, South Korea; ores, alloys imports fall in China

Key data for the pricing session for the week ending November 16.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 16/11: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday November 16:

INTL FERRO-ALLOYS CONF: Eight things we learned in Lisbon

Fastmarkets MB presents the key things we learned when the ferro-alloys community gathered for a busy week of meetings and contract negotiations in Lisbon at the 34th International Ferro-alloys Conference on November 11-13.

INTL FERRO-ALLOYS CONF - POLL: How will ferro-alloys prices move in 2019?

At Fastmarkets MB’s 34th International Ferro-alloys Conference in Lisbon this week, we polled delegates about their expectations for the ferro-alloys markets in 2019.

GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Chinese battery-grade lithium prices stable on reduced stocks near year-end

The weekly Chinese domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate price was unchanged on Thursday November 15 with most major buyers concluding their final deals before the end of the year.

Trade log November 2018: Lithium

Trade log for battery-grade lithium carbonate in China including trades, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.

TITANIUM SNAPSHOT: Ferro-titanium price losses persist but floor seen

Key data from the Wednesday November 14 pricing session in Europe.