August 2021

South African semi-carb manganese ore fills up Chinese inventories

Increased South African exports of semi-carbonate manganese ore are filling up inventories at Chinese ports, according to market sources.

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

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Tuesday August 3 that are worth another look.

High port inventories holding down manganese ore prices in China

Manganese ore prices were under pressure from stubborn port inventories in China during the week ended Friday July 30, with buying sentiment further lowered by new cuts to alloy production to be imposed in the south of the country.

MANGANESE ORE ANALYTICS: August 3, 2021

The latest data for global manganese ore market for the week ended July 30, 2021.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from August 2

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Monday August 2 that are worth another look.

China’s ferro-alloy markets remain strong amid supply tightness; prices set multi-year highs

Prices across China’s ferro-alloy markets, including ferro-chrome, silico-manganese, ferro-manganese and ferro-silicon, continued their upward momentum in the week ended Friday July 30, supported by supply tightness while major producing regions are affected by electricity restrictions.