September 2019

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 13/09: Ample supply weighs on lithium hydroxide market

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

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 13/09: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday September 13:

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 9

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Monday September 9 that are worth another look.

GLOBAL MANGANESE WRAP: Ore prices drop in China after cut in SiMn tender price

Manganese ore prices continued to soften over the past week, after a reduction in the September prices for silico-manganese further damped sentiment in the market.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 6

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday September 6 that are worth another look.

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 06/09: Chinese cobalt prices rise due to higher raw materials costs

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

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 06/09: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday September 6:

Hebei Steel slashes September SiMn tender price by $21/t

China’s Hebei Steel, the country’s second largest steel mill, has released its purchase price for silico-manganese at 7,700 yuan ($1,078) per tonne for September delivery, down by 150 yuan per tonne from its August tender price, market sources told Fastmarkets.

Tshipi declares additional dividend on increased low-grade sales

Increased sales of low-grade product and favorable currency moves have allowed South African manganese miner Tshipi to declare an additional dividend, owner Jupiter Mines announced on Friday September 6.

PRICING NOTICE: Updated Fastmarkets holiday pricing schedule for 2020

The Fastmarkets holiday pricing schedule has been updated to reflect a change in the UK public holiday calendar.