September 2020

IN FIGURES: China’s ores, alloys exports in August 2020

A summary of China’s ores and alloys exports for August 2020.

IN FIGURES: China’s ores, alloys imports in August 2020

A summary of China’s ores and alloys imports for August 2020.

China portside manganese ore, alloy futures prices fall; cif market range bound

Seaborne prices for both low and high-grade manganese ore in China were rangebound in the week to Friday September 25, although moving in slightly divergent trends amid a persistently poor market sentiment following continued weakness in both the portside ore and alloy futures markets, sources said.

Disappointing restocking puts more pressure on China manganese ore prices

Portside prices for both low- and high-grade manganese ore in China continued to fall in the week to Friday September 25, after ore traders cut their offer prices further in response to disappointing pre-holiday restocking activity among alloy smelters, market sources told Fastmarkets.

MANGANESE ORE ANALYTICS: September 28, 2020

The latest data for the global manganese ore market for the week ended September 28, 2020.

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 25/09: Lithium price pressure filters through to Europe

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

GLOBAL MANGANESE SNAPSHOT: China portside ore prices fell, cif market sentiment weakens

Key data from the pricing sessions in Europe, Asia and the United States for the week ending Friday September 25.

MANGANESE ORE ANALYTICS: September 21, 2020

The latest data for the global manganese ore market for the week ended September 21, 2020.

Weakening portside manganese ore, futures alloy market drag down seaborne ore prices

Seaborne prices for both low- and high-grade manganese ore in China edged down in the week to Friday September 18 due to weakening sentiment caused by falling portside ore and futures alloy prices.

China portside manganese ore prices slip on poor buying interest

Portside prices for both low and high grades of manganese ore in China ticked downward in the week ended Friday September 18 after some ore traders lowered their offer prices to attract sales when the number of inquiries from domestic alloy smelters failed to meet expectations, market sources have told Fastmarkets.