Selenium price declines on weak demand amid summer lull

The selenium price fell by 3.55% in the week to Friday August 25, marking its first decline since July 26, amid weak demand caused by the summer lull and the struggling Chinese construction sector, market participants told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ twice-weekly price assessment for selenium, 99.5% Se min, in-whs Rotterdam was $9.00-10.00 per lb on Friday August 25, down from $9.20-10.50 per lb on August 23.


Sayaka Kurata

August 25, 2023

18:55 GMT