World silico-manganese supplies up 41.9% amid soaring Chinese output

World silico-manganese supplies rose by 41.9% year on year in March to 1.37 million tonnes due to soaring Chinese production feeding strong demand from domestic steel mills, according to the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).

In the first quarter of 2018, world supply of the alloy rose 36.9% year on year.
In March alone, output was up 8.9% compared with February.

The institute...

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Janie Davies

April 30, 2018

11:14 GMT

London