Chinese tungsten concentrates, ferro-tungsten prices rise amid tighter availability; APT export price stable

Prices for Chinese tungsten concentrates and ferro-tungsten rose in the week to Wednesday January 24 due to tight spot availability, while the export price for Chinese ammonium paratungstate (APT) was stable amid thinned deals and lower bids, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for tungsten APT 88.5% WO3 min, fob main ports China was $300-310 per metric tonne unit (mtu) on Wednesday, unchanged week on week.

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Jessica Long

January 24, 2024

14:08 GMT