Manganese alloy prices help limit ore market weakness

The recent rebound in manganese ore prices was partly due to a consumer backlash losing momentum because a recent ore price decline had outpaced that of silico-manganese, market sources told Metal Bulletin.

Manganese alloy smelters have held a series of meetings in recent months in an effort to dictate manganese ore price ceilings, citing squeezed margins and warning of possible production cuts.

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Janie Davies

Karen Ng

May 31, 2018

09:00 GMT

London, Singapore