October 2020

RESEARCH: Iron ore, met coal diverge while pressure grows for China scrap, metallics prices

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IRON ORE MONTHLY: Product blending stretches 65/62% Fe spread in Sept

The spread between the seaborne 62% and 65% Fe fines iron ore prices widened again in September reflecting a decision by Chinese steel mills to use a more cost-efficient blend of high grades with low grades.

IRON ORE DAILY: Prices flat amid Chinese holiday

Seaborne iron ore prices were flat on Thursday October 1 due to the start of the one-week Golden Week holiday in China.