July 2021

IRON ORE DAILY: Prices edge down on weaker demand

Iron ore prices edged down on Friday July 23 amid weaker demand.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from July 22

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Thursday July 22 that are worth another look.

IRON ORE DAILY: Seaborne prices drop on weak short-term demand outlook

Iron ore prices fell on Thursday July 22 amid a weak short-term demand outlook, sources told Fastmarkets.

FOCUS: How carbon trading in China could change its ferrous sector

The world's largest carbon trading market is slowly gaining momentum and will eventually be a key component of China's ferrous industry, market sources told Fastmarkets this week.

IRON ORE DAILY: Prices fall with steel production limit in some Chinese provinces

Iron ore prices fell on Wednesday July 21 due to steel production cuts in some Chinese provinces for the second half of 2021, sources said.

AT A GLANCE: BHP's iron ore, copper selling prices rally; output stable

A summary of BHP’s copper, iron ore and nickel production results for the year ended June 2021.

Nickel likely to hit $20,500/t in Q3 on strong stainless, EV demand - Citi

The London Metal Exchange nickel cash price is likely to hit $20,500 per tonne in the third quarter, with strong stainless steel demand and electric vehicle (EV) restocking driving the uptrend, according to analysts at Citi.

AT A GLANCE: Anglo American’s Q2 iron ore output increases vs last year; production guidance tightens

A summary of the second-quarter iron ore production results for 2021 from British multinational mining company Anglo American, reported in its latest production report released on Tuesday July 20.

AT A GLANCE: Vale’s Q2 iron ore fines output up 12% vs last year

A summary of Brazilian miner Vale’s iron ore results for the second quarter of 2021, as stated in its latest production and sales report published on Monday July 19.

AT A GLANCE: BHP achieves record production at WAIO and first ore from South Flank

A summary of BHP’s operational review for iron ore for the year ended June 30, 2021, as released on Tuesday July 20.