January 2019

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.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 18/01: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Metal Bulletin noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday January 18:

South32 achieves record H1 manganese ore production in Australia but quarterly production falls 6%

South32 produced 1.81 million wet metric tonnes (wmt) of manganese ore from its Australian division in the company’s financial 2019 first half year of July-December 2018.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 16

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Wednesday January 16 that are worth another look.

PRICING NOTICE: Holiday pricing schedule for 2019-2020

View the Fastmarkets holiday pricing schedule for 2019 and 2020.

Hebei Steel slashes silico-manganese purchase price for January by 8%

China’s largest steel mill, Hebei Steel, has cut its monthly purchase price for silico-manganese, making this the second consecutive month its tender prices have been reduced.

GLOBAL MANGANESE WRAP: Lower grade ore prices tumble under pressure from falling alloy prices in China

In China, the falling alloy market weighed on manganese ore prices, especially for lower-grade material, in the week ended Friday January 11, while the silico-manganese price in India increased.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 11

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday January 11 that are worth another look.

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 11/01: Cobalt sulfate discount narrows on uptick in Chinese buying

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

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 11/01: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Metal Bulletin noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday January 11: