January 2016

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 14/01: Tsingshan FeCr bid price; cobalt stable; iron ore dips

The latest metal markets news and prices moves to start the Asian morning on Thursday January 14.

EU anti-dumping proposal fails to support Indian SiMn prices

Indian silico-manganese prices are yet to find support from the European Commission’s proposal to end its anti-dumping investigation without imposing measures, according to market participants polled by Metal Bulletin.

MONDAY BRIEF: Infographic for January 11

The infographic for Monday January 11.

WEEK IN BRIEF: Warehouse charges; nickel stocks; SRB purchases; Indian SiMn anti-dumping; OM (Manganese) administration; 2016 survival guide

Metal Bulletin reviews some of the key news from the past five days in the metals markets.


The following MB non-ferrous free market prices changed on Friday January 8:

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 08/01: LME trading volumes, OM (Manganese) administration; Metalliage appoints Rahbary

The latest news from the metal markets for the start of the day in Asia on Friday January 8.

Minera Autlán suspends operations indefinitely at silico-manganese plant in Mexico

Mexican manganese and ferro-alloys producer Minera Autlán has indefinitely suspended operations at its Gómez Palacio plant, citing the challenging outlook for the steel market and the unfair competition from imported alloys.

NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 07/01: OM (Manganese) administration; Noble liquidity; bismuth price gains

The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American morning on Thursday January 7.

Poor market pushes OM (Manganese) into voluntary administration

Manganese producer OM (Manganese), owner of the Bootu Creek manganese project in Australia, has entered voluntary administration, parent company OM Holdings has announced, blaming poor market conditions.

EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 7/1: Kaiser names Harvey president; Peru's copper production up; Imperial Metals suspends ops

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia, bringing the latest news and pricing stories on Thursday January 7.