January 2021

IRON ORE DAILY: Prices surge on steel demand recovery after holiday

Seaborne prices climbed on Monday January 4, supported by firm demand in steel and positive sentiment after the New Year holiday, according to sources.

China aims to diversify iron ore supply sources, strengthen pricing power

China aims to diversify its iron ore supply sources and strengthen its bargaining power in purchasing, according to the country's Ministry of Industry & Information Technology (MIIT).

PRICING NOTICE: Holiday pricing schedule for 2021-2022

View the Fastmarkets holiday pricing schedule for 2021-2022.

Falling futures drag down seaborne prices for iron ore concentrate

Prices for seaborne iron ore pellets inched up last week, though those for concentrate fell amid a downtrending futures market.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from December 31

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Thursday December 31 that are worth another look.