Chinese manganese flake price settles lower on new output plan, slow demand

The price of manganese flake in China has come down after two weeks of consecutive rises with a state-backed sector alliance announcing that production should be at 70% of capacity. Market sentiment became negative on the news, Fastmarkets heard.

The Manganese Innovation Alliance held a meeting on Thursday September 21 at which it was decided to cap overall production at 70%. If any factories were to run at full...


Angeline Shi

September 22, 2023

13:00 GMT